SHAMROCK, Point Pleasant Beach, NJ – 1953
The Bogan family celebrates the hull launch of their new "SHAMROCK" at the Van Sant Boat Yard, Atlantic City, NJ in 1953. Pictured from right to left are Captain Jack Bogan, his wife, Elsie, his sister Mildred Birdsall and her husband James, son Bob Bogan Sr., nephew John Grady Sr. and James Goodwin, a good customer. Captain Jack sailed the "SHAMROCK" from Point Pleasant Beach, NJ and in 1971, Captain Bob Pennington bought the boat and she became his first "SEA DEVIL". Photo courtesy of Captain John Bogan Jr.