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For the 19th century ship also briefly named USS Pushmataha, see USS Congress (1868).
|Awarded:||5 June 1973|
|Builder:||Marinette Marine, Marinette, Wisconsin|
|Laid down:||13 December 1973|
|Launched:||31 July 1974|
|In service:||14 October 1974|
|Struck:||2 October 1995|
|Fate:||disposed of by Navy title transfer to the Maritime Administration, 13 September 1995|
|Class and type:||Natick-class large harbor tug|
|Length:||108 ft (33 m)|
|Beam:||31 ft (9.4 m)|
|Draft:||14 ft (4.3 m)|
|Speed:||12 knots (14 mph; 22 km/h)|
Pushmataha (YTB-830) was a United States Navy Natick-class large harbor tug. Pushmataha is thought to have been named in honor of noted Choctaw Nation warrior and statesman Chief Pushmataha.[by whom?]
- "Pushmataha (YTB-830)". Retrieved 2012-04-10.
- This article includes information collected from the Naval Vessel Register, which, as a U.S. government publication, is in the public domain. The entry can be found here.
- Photo gallery of Pushmataha (YTB-830) at NavSource Naval History
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