From: Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships
An Indian name of an island in the Tennessee River
Cochali (YTB-383) was built by Gulfport Boiler and Welding Works, Port Arthur, Texas, and served in a noncommissioned status in the 8th Naval District during World War II. After being in reserve from May 1947 to June 1948, she was placed back in service in the 6th Naval District. She served there through 1960.