From: Dictionary of American Fighting Ships


Dekanawida was an Indian chief, prophet, statesman and law giver.


Dekanawida (YT-334), formerly Agnes Foss, was acquired by the Navy and placed in service in 1942. She was employed in the 14th Naval District, and on 15 May 1944 was reclassified YTB-334. Stricken from the Navy List on 8 May 1946, she was delivered to the Maritime Commission for disposal.


Transcribed by Yves HUBERT