USS Santaquin (YTB-824)

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USS Santaquin (YTB-824) assists the dock landing ship USS Portland (LSD-37) into her berth at Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek, VA., 20 April 1991.
Name: USS Santaquin (YTB-824)
Builder: Marinette Marine, Marinette, Wisconsin
Laid down: 5 March 1973
Launched: 13 August 1973
Acquired: 30 September 1973
Status: active in service at Naval Station Guantanamo Bay Cuba as of 2010
General characteristics
Class and type: Natick-class tugboat
Displacement: 283 long tons (288 t)
Length: 109 ft (33 m)
Beam: 31 ft (9.4 m)
Draft: 14 ft (4.3 m)
Speed: 12 knots (22 km/h; 14 mph)
Complement: 12
Armament: None

The name Santaquin was assigned to YTB-824 on 16 February 1972. Construction of the tug was started on 20 January 1972 by the Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, WI., and she was commissioned in September 1973. She is currently serving in Guantanamo Bay Cuba.