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Royone

 

(IX - 235: displacement 30)

 

Royone (IX-235), a former oil screw yacht, was built in Bristol, R.I., in 1936; donated to the U.S. Naval Academy 20 December 1949; accepted by the Navy 2 March 1950; commissioned in April 1950; and used for instruction and recreation of the midshipmen.

 

On 26 June 1967 she was declared excess to the needs of the Navy, and on 1 July she was struck from the Navy list and sold that same day.


21 October 2005