Wild Goose

Wild Goose

Member Type: 

Vintage

Boat Name: 

Wild Goose

prev-names: 

USS YMS-328, La Beverie

Year: 

1943

Length: 

136'

Builder: 

Ballard Marine Railway

Official Number: 

290117

Designer: 

USN

Owner: 

Hornblower Cruises & Events

Fleet: 

  • Southern California

Home Port: 

Marina Del Rey, CA

Wild Goose is a converted Minesweeper, formerly owned by John Wayne.  She is now used as a harbor tour vessel in Marina Del Rey, CA.

For complete history, please see the attachment below.

Engine Info: 

Twin GM 8-268 500hp diesels
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Wartime Use: 

Wild Goose was commissioned as a Mine Sweeper by the Navy during World War II. 
Wild Goose in WWII