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Named after the Indian chief, prophet, statesman and law giver, the DEKANAWIDA is one of the NATICK - class large harbor tugs and the second ship in the Navy to bear the name.
|General Characteristics:||Awarded: June 5, 1973|
|Keel laid: January 22, 1974|
|Launched: September 12, 1974|
|Delivered: October 31, 1974|
|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|
|Homeport: Norfolk, Va.|
This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard DEKANAWIDA. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.