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The first ship to be named after the city in Arizona and after the Indian tribe, the NOGALES was one of the NATICK - class large harbor tugs. Assigned to the US Pacific Fleet, the NOGALES was stricken from the Navy list on March 13, 2001. The tug was sunk as a target on April 26, 2003.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: January 31, 1964|
|Keel laid: August 12, 1964|
|Launched: June 24, 1965|
|Delivered: October 22, 1965|
|Stricken: March 13, 2001|
|Builder: Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, Wis.|
|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 NOGALES. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.