Ships of the U.S. Coast Guard, 1940-1945
WYT-61 USS Kaw
- Manitou class Yard Tug:
- Displacement: 328 tons
- Length: 110'
- Beam: 26'5"
- Draft: 12'
- Speed: 12.7 knots
- Armament: 2 20mm
- Complement: 2 warrants, 14 enlisted
- Diesel engines, single screew, 1,000 hp
- Built at Coast Guard Yard, Curtis Bay, Md., and commissioned 1 March 1943
"Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships" -- USS Kaw
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Ships of the U.S. Coast Guard, 1940-45: Yard Tugs
Ships of the U.S. Navy & Coast Guard, 1940-1945
19 May 2003