1 image. First aid crash boats, 15 May 1957. 83 foot XPT's rescue boats (off Ventura County coast).; Supplementary material reads: "First add (?) crash boats. Another service rendered by the boats is to provide logistic support to personnel stationed on outlying islands. In the past the boats have played important parts in rescuing persons from disabled vessels and in searching for lost aircraft in the area. Caption: Coming into port after a rescue call off the Ventura County coast is one of the three 83-foot XPT's stationed at the Port Hueneme harbor".