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MENOMINEE was one of the NATICK - class large harbor tugs and was the second ship in the Navy named after the American Indian tribe of Algonkin stock, which lived northwest of Lake Michigan along the Menominee River. Their descendents now live along the Wolf River in Wisconsin. Assigned to the Norfolk Naval Base, the MENOMINEE was stricken from the Navy list on September 4, 1998. The tug was finally sold on September 27, 2000.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: June 16, 1966|
|Keel laid: September 6, 1966|
|Launched: April 3, 1967|
|Delivered: June 10, 1967|
|Stricken: September 4, 1998|
|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 MENOMINEE. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
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