The SWIFT BOAT SAILORS MEMORIAL is a collective effort to build a central repository for all things Swift Boat Sailor related. The information contained within this website has been collected mainly from Swift Boat Sailors themselves to ensure their history is never forgotten. We would like to take this opportunity to say thank you for your cherished mementos, your efforts in making this website a part of history and for your service. Bravo Zulu!
Steffe's collection consists of an audio tape taken by a Coastguardsman in CIC aboard USCG Campbell (W-32) shortly after PCF-19 went down.
Training for Swift Boats began in 1965at the Naval Amphibious Base in Coronado, CA. In thefirst year, some ofthe men...