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Menominee

 

An American Indian tribe of Algonkin stock, which lived northwest of Lake Michigan along the Menominee River. Their descendents now live along the Wolf River in Wisconsin.

 

II

 

(YTB‑256; dp. 400; l. 110': b. 31'; dr. 14'; s. 12 k.; cpl. 12; cl. Natick)

 

The second Menominee (YTB‑790) was laid down by the Marinette Marine Corp., Marinette, Wise., 6 September 1966; launched 3 April 1967; and placed in service June 1967. A large harbor tug, Menominee has performed miscellaneous tugging services for the 5th Naval District, headquartered at Norfolk, Va., into 1969.