1953 Blue Water Medal to L. G. VAN DE WIELE aboard Omoo

A circumnavigation by owner and wife one other, plus dog, from Nice, France, to Zeebrugge, Belgium, July 7, 1951-August 2, 1953, via Canal and Cape of Good Hope. Steel 45-foot oa. gaff-rigged ketch. Said to be first steel yacht and first dog to circumnavigate.

Extra Information: 

1953

Boat Name: 

Omoo

Year Awarded

1953