Swift Boat Sailors Memorial

Photo Essay - PCF 816 Coming Home

The arrival of PCF 816 from Malta to her home port of California was an exciting adventure.  Kit Copeland drove her from Norfolk, Virginia to her home in San Diego, California.  They met a lot of challenges and Swift Boat Sailors along the way.  The following Photo Essay shows the adventure of bringing PCF 816 home.  She is now available for tours at the Maritime Museum of San Diego where the next generations can take a ride on the bay and hear her engines roar to life once again.  Please use the left and right arrows to scroll through the slideshow or click on the thumbnails below the slideshow to select an individual picture to view.