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Skenandoa

 

Christianized chief of the Oneida in the 18th century. He was friendly to the American colonists and persuaded the Oneida to remain neutral during the American Revolution.

 

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(YT-336: l. 91'0")

 

Mathilda Foss, a harbor tug built in 1909, was acquired by the Navy on 11 February 1943 and assigned to the 14th Naval District. She was redesignated a medium harbor tug, YTM-336, on 15 May 1944. Skenandoa served in the Hawaiian Islands for almost three years and was returned to her owner on 25 January 1946.