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YP- 696 Class Patrol Craft, Training
  • Laid down, 22 September 1987, at Marinette Marine, Marinette, WI.
  • Launched, 12 May 1988
  • Delivered and placed in service, 21 July 1988 at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD.
  • Status, active in service assigned to the US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD.
    Displacement 176 t. (max.)
    Length 108'
    Beam 24'
    Draft 8'
    Speed 12 kts.
    Armament none
    Complement 2 Officers, 4 Enlisted
    Range 1800 nm
    Propulsion two 12V-71N Detroit diesel engines, 2 propellers, horsepower rating 437 shaft horsepower @ 2,100 RPM

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    YP-700 846k YP-700 comes alongside USS Samuel B. Roberts (FFG-58) near the Claiborne Pell Bridge,Newport, RI, 01 August 1988. Roberts had just arrived from Dubai aboard the heavy-lift ship Mighty Servant 2. US Navy photo by PH2 Elliot. Robert Hurst
    YP-684 1267k YP-684 followed by YP-699 and YP-700 from Naval Station Annapolis, MD., on the Delaware River sail to Philadelphia for a three-day training exercise, 24 March 2006. Naval Station Annapolis maintains a fleet of 18 YPs and sail craft to support US Naval Academy midshipmen with navigation, ship-handling and seamanship training.
    US Navy photo # 060324-N-5694H-106 by PHAN Cale Hanie.
    Robert Hurst
    YP-679 279k YP-700 is moored inboard of YP-681, and outboard of YP-688 at Pennís Landing in Philadelphia. The YPís crews were in town supporting the Army Navy game during Philadelphia Navy Week 2005.
    US Navy photo # 051203-N-4936C-004 Philadelphia, PA (Dec.3, 2005) , by JO3 David P.Coleman, NAVCO, Philadelphia, PAO.
    Bill Gonyo
    YP-688 1015k YP-700 (bow visible) moored astern of YP-688 outboard of YP-704 at the US Naval Academy, Annapolis, MD., 6 June 2011 Bill Coale
    YP-700 1014k YP-700 underway, location unknown, on 08 July 2012. Photo copyright John Brush. Robert Hurst

    There is no DANFS history record for YP-700 available at Navsource
    Crew Contact And Reunion Information
    U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log

    Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
    United State Navy Fact File - Yard Patrol Craft - YP

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