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One of the NATICK - class large harbor tugs, the NANTICOKE was the second ship in the Navy to bear the name. Stricken from the Navy list on November 9, 1999, the tug was sold on October 30, 2002, and subsequently entered civilian service.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: March 4, 1969|
|Keel laid: May 26, 1969|
|Launched: December 14, 1969|
|Delivered: June 21, 1970|
|Stricken: November 9, 1999|
|Builder: Peterson Shipbuilders, Sturgeon Bay, 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 NANTICOKE. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.