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USS Sculpin (SS 191)

An American Gato-class submarine — one of the mainstays of the U. Navy’s undersea fleet.

USS Porpoise (SS-172) with external bow torpedo tubes

The USS Porpoise was a pre-World War 2 attack submarine that managed to survive the conflict, see retirement and was sold for scrap in the

May 27, 1943 - USS Runner (SS 275) departs Midway for her third war patrol but is never heard from again. Overdue and presumed lost in July 1943, she was struck from the Navy list that October.

May 1943 - USS Runner (SS departs Midway for her third war patrol but is never heard from again. Overdue and presumed lost in July she was struck from the Navy list that October.

Gato-class submarine USS Cavalla steaming into Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, circa 1945.

Gato-class submarine USS Cavalla steaming into Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, circa

USS Macabi (SS 375)

USS Macabi (SS 375)

USS Gabilan arriving in port in Australia, late 1944

[Photo] USS Gabilan arriving in port in Australia, late 1944

USS Grenadier (SS 210)

USS Grenadier (SS 210)

Signal flags flying from Thresher's (SS-200) conning tower showing her war record at this moment, anytime from January 1944 on. Note the boat's paint job and cut-down, war-patrol configuration of the conning tower.

Signal flags flying from Thresher's conning tower showing her war record at this moment, anytime from January 1944 on. Note the boat's paint job and cut-down, war-patrol configuration of the conning tower.

USS Icefish (SS 367)

This page honors the fleet submarine USS Icefish and its crew who sailed on five war patrols in World War II

USS Tullibee (SS-284)

USS Tullibee Gato-class US Navy submarine off the coast of Mare Island, California, April (wikipedia.

“USS HAWKBILL” (SS-366) a (311.9') Balao Class Submarine – Comm: 17 May 1944 (Honors: 6 Battle Stars for WW ll Service and the Navy Unit Commendation for Performance on Patrols 1, 3, & 4) Crew: 10 Officers, 71 Enlisted – Armament: 10 x 21 Inch (533mm) Torpedo Tubes (6 Forward, 4 Aft – 24 Reloads) 1 x 5 Inch (127mm) Deck Gun, 1 x 40mm Bofors AA and 1 x 20mm Oerlikon AA Guns – Decomm: 21 April 1953 and Transferred to the Netherlands – Renamed: “HNLMS ZEELEEUW (S803) Scrapped: 24 November 1970…

“USS HAWKBILL” (SS-366) a (311.9') Balao Class Submarine – Comm: 17 May 1944 (Honors: 6 Battle Stars for WW ll Service and the Navy Unit Commendation for Performance on Patrols 1, 3, & 4) Crew: 10 Officers, 71 Enlisted – Armament: 10 x 21 Inch (533mm) Torpedo Tubes (6 Forward, 4 Aft – 24 Reloads) 1 x 5 Inch (127mm) Deck Gun, 1 x 40mm Bofors AA and 1 x 20mm Oerlikon AA Guns – Decomm: 21 April 1953 and Transferred to the Netherlands – Renamed: “HNLMS ZEELEEUW (S803) Scrapped: 24 November 1970…

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