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Al Larson Boat Shop, Terminal Island CA

Most recent update: November 6, 2014.


Al Larson Boat Shop has been building and repairing boats on Terminal Island for over 100 years.  During WWII, it also built some sub chasers and minesweepers.  Visit the yard at www.larsonboat.com and see it from the air on Google here.  If anyone can add to the table below, please send your info to timcolton@aol.com

Hull #

O.N. Name Owner Type GT Built Disposition
  217945 Esperanza   Fishing Vessel 34 1919 Active
  251017 New Hazard   Fishing Vessel 22 1926 Active
  226345 Lusitania Manuel G. Rosa Fishing Vessel 138 1927 NLD
  227967 Sacramento Alfred Santos Fishing Vessel 201 1928 NLD
  252776 Ogenio   Fishing Vessel 16 1928 Active
    Bremen   Fishing Vessel 127 1930  
    Panama   Fishing Vessel 246 1930  
    Rainbow   Fishing Vessel 121 1930  
  229335 Senator Joe P. Soares Fishing Vessel 118 1930 NLD
  231078 Reliance   Fishing Vessel 313 1931 Later Ranger III, Hacklehead II
  230641 San Salvador Manuel M. Medina Fishing Vessel 251 1931 To USN 1942 as YP 281, lost 1944
  231083 Santa Margarita Franco Italian Pk'g. Fishing Vessel 236 1931 NLD
  223573 Majestic Klemento Zar Fishing Vessel 197 1934 To USN 1940 as Nightingale (AMc 18), YP 166 1941, returned 1945
    Jackie Sue   Fishing Vessel 197 1934 To USN 1940 as Parrakeet (AMc 34), to MARAD 1946
  231372 Fearless Paul Vasovich Fishing Vessel 127 1935 To USN 1940 as Reedbird (AMc 30), to MARAD 1946
  235490 Vittoria Salvatore Ferranta Fishing Vessel 119 1936 To USN 1942 as YP 298, to MARAD 1946
  236806 Santa Maria Santa Maria Fishing Fishing Vessel 86 1937 Active
  238878 American Voyager Van Camp Seafood Fishing Vessel 251 1937 To USN 1942 as YP 287, destroyed 1947
    Vindicator   Fishing Vessel 110 1937 To USN 1940 as Killdeer (AMc 21), IX 194 1944, to MARAD 1945
  na SC 734 US Navy Sub Chaser 148d 28-Dec-42 To FLC 1948
  na SC 735 US Navy Sub Chaser 148d 12-Mar-43 To Taiwan 1948
    YMS 86 US Navy Minesweeper 278d 12-May-42 Struck 1946
  254281 YMS 87 US Navy Minesweeper 278d 15-Aug-42 Sold as Leeruss, later Jane M
    YMS 320 US Navy Minesweeper 278d 18-Aug-43 Struck 1946
    YMS 321 US Navy Minesweeper 278d 25-Oct-43 Later Grouse (AMS 15) 1947, wrecked 1963
  253722 YMS 322 US Navy Minesweeper 278d 19-Nov-43 Later pilot boat Golden Gate
  na YMS 323 US Navy Minesweeper 278d 27-Dec-43 To Korea 1948 as Ku Po, scrapped 1956
    YMS 324 US Navy Minesweeper 278d 28-Feb-44 Later Gull (AMS 16) 1947, struck 1959
    YMS 325 US Navy Minesweeper 278d 7-Apr-44 Struck 1946
  246274 Seven Seas Michael Lindgren Freight Ship 129 1944 Active
  246533 Annie D Frank Colonna Fishing Vessel 110 1944 Active
  265818 Pacific Venture William J. Danos Fishing Vessel 45 1953 Active