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International Radio Call Sign:
November - Delta - Lima - Lima
YP- 676 Class Patrol Craft, Training
  • Built by Marinette Marine, Marinette, WI
  • Ordered, 13 September 1985
  • Laid down, 23 April 1987
  • Launched, 31 March 1988
  • Delivered and placed in service at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD, 10 May 1988
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 27 September 2011
  • Sold through GSA auction, 28 February 2012
  • Currently lying at yacht yard in Baltimore (September 2018)
    Displacement 176 t. (max.)
    Length 108'
    Beam 24'
    Draft 8'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Armament none
    Complement 2 Officers, 4 Enlisted
    Range 1800 nm
    two 12V-71N Detroit Diesel engines
    two propellers, horsepower rating 437 shaft horsepower @ 2,100 RPM

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    YP-6969 132k YP-696 sailing downbound in the Welland Canal, 2 May 1988, on her delivery voyage from Marinette, Wisconsin.
    Photo by birchglen,
    Robert Hurst
    YP-702 178k YP-702 and YP-696, depart NAS Pensacola, FL., 21 March 2005, for the last time to join the fleet of yard patrol boats at the Naval Academy at Annapolis, MD. The yard-patrol boats will be used to help train future generations of midshipmen in basic seamanship, boat handling and navigation.
    US Navy photo # 050321-N-5328N-002 by Gary Nichols.
    Robert Hurst
    YP-696 53k YP-696 underway in New York harbor in June 2007.
    Photo courtesy Tom Turner,
    Robert Hurst
    YP-696 263k YP-696 moored at the US Naval Academy in January 2012, just prior to be sold at auction. Photo by Fred Nutt
    YP-696 626k Ex- YP-696 moored on the South River at Edgewater, MD., below Annapolis, date unknown. Photo by Fred Nutt
    YP-696 853k Three views of ex-YP-696 moored at Roudebush Yacht & Engine Works, Baltimore, MD, 15 September 2018 Photos by John Conaway, copyright
    YP-696 629k
    YP-696 792k

    There is no DANFS history record for YP-696 available at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

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