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Named after the towns in Iowa and South Dakota, the OTTUMWA was the second ship in the NATICK - class of large harbor tugs and the first ship in the Navy to bear the name.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: October 14, 1960|
|Keel laid: December 27, 1960|
|Launched: May 30, 1961|
|Delivered: October 9, 1961|
|Stricken: October 28, 2002|
|Builder: Jakobson Shipyard, Oyster Bay, NY.|
|Propulsion system: one diesel propulsion engine, 2000 HP|
|Length: 109 feet (33.2 meters)|
|Beam: 29 feet (8.8 meters)|
|Draft: 13 feet (3.95 meters)|
|Displacement: approx. 356 tons|
|Speed: 12 knots|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard OTTUMWA. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
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