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One of the NATICK - class large harbor tugs, the NEODESHA is based at Naval Station Pearl Harbor, Hi. On August 3, 2007, she was reclassified as IX 540 and assigned to Mobile Diving and Salvage Unit One at Pearl Harbor serving as a salvage training hulk.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: June 22, 1970|
|Keel laid: May 10, 1971|
|Launched: October 6, 1971|
|Delivered: January 2, 1972|
|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|
|Homeport: Pearl Harbor, Hi.|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard NEODESHA. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.
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