USS Keokuk (YTB-771)

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Name: USS Keokuk
Builder: Mobile Ship Repair Inc., Mobile, Alabama
Launched: 21 May 1964
Commissioned: 4 September 1964
Homeport: Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Status: in active service, as of 2024
General characteristics
Class and type: Natick-class large harbor tug
Displacement: 270 long tons (274 t)
Length: 109 ft (33 m)
Beam: 31 ft (9.4 m)
Draft: 14 ft (4.3 m)
Complement: 12

USS Keokuk (YTB-771) is a large harbor tugboat of the United States Navy launched on 21 May 1964 by the Mobile Ship Repair Inc., Mobile, Alabama; and placed in service on 4 September 1964, Chief Boatswain's Mate Jerry R. Richter in command.

Keokuk served in the Norfolk, Virginia, area as a tug and is currently in active service at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard.


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