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U.S. Penitentiary launch WARDEN JOHNSTON built on McNeil Island, Washington, 1945. Provided the primary transport to Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary from 1945 to 1961. She then served as a training vessel for the Sea Scouts for another 35 years. Double-planked Douglas fir. [1280×1024]

U.S. Penitentiary launch WARDEN JOHNSTON built on McNeil Island, Washington, 1945. Provided the primary transport to Alcatraz Federal Penitentiary from 1945 to 1961. She then served as a training vessel for the Sea Scouts for another 35 years. Double-planked Douglas fir. [1280×1024]