From: Dictionary of American Fighting Ships


A former Seminole village on the Okloknee River in North Florida.

(YTB - 513: dp. 325; l. 100'; b. 25'; dr. 9'7")

Hiamonee (YTB-513), a diesel-powered tug, was launched 19 September 1945 by Commercial Iron Works, Portland, Oreg., and placed in service November 1945.

Hiamonee served as a harbor tug in the 12th Naval District until March 1946, when she entered the Pacific Reserve Fleet at Bremerton, Wash., where she remains.

Transcribed by Yves HUBERT (