USS Negwagon (YTB-834)
Starboard bow view of USS Negwagon (YTB-834) underway at the Naval Submarine Base, New London, CT., 6 October 1984
||5 June 1973
||Marinette Marine, Marinette, Wisconsin
||24 July 1974
||27 March 1975
||19 May 1975
||20 July 2007
||Active in service as of 2010
|Class & type:
||Natick-class Large District Harbor Tug
||283 long tons (288 t) (light)
356 long tons (362 t) (full)
||108 ft (33 m)
||31 ft (9.4 m)
||14 ft (4.3 m)
||12 knots (14 mph; 22 km/h)
USS Negwagon (YTB-834) was a United States Navy Natick-class large district harbor tug named for Odawa Chief Negwagon. Negwagon was the second US Navy ship to bear the name.
Construction and commissioning
The contract for Negwagon was awarded 5 June 1973. She was laid down down on 24 July 1974 at Marinette, Wisconsin, by Marinette Marine and launched 27 March 1975.
First put into service in 1975, Negwagon served at Naval Submarine Base New London Connecticut. Sometime after 1993, Negwagon was transferred to Naval Support Activity, La Maddalena, Italy. Stricken from the Navy List 20 July 2007, ex-Negwagon was transferred to the Hellenic Navy 10 January 2008.
- Photo gallery of USS Negwagon (YTB-834) at NavSource Naval History