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PT-Boat
70' Vosper

70' x 20' 8" x 3' 6"


Ship History
Built by Vosper in Annapolis Yacht Yard, Annapolis, Maryland. Built for lend-lease to the USSR, but the war ended prior to delivery. Stricken from the Navy on November 28, 1945.

Purchased by Robert Iannucci / Fleet Obsolete. This boat was available for charters, public events and film work.

During 2012, sold to Liberty Aviation Museum. The boat was ferried up the Hudson River and Erie Canal by a five man crew.

References
At Close Quarters PT Boats in the United States Navy pages 484
Navy Source PT-728 (photos)
PT728.com - Fleet Obsolete

WSJ - WWII-era PT boat headed from NY to Ohio museum

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Last Updated
February 4, 2018

 

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