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USS Maumee made history when she became the first ship to refuel another vessel at sea. This remarkable achievement made it possible for six U. Navy ...

My old Master Chief, called him Snapper!

A close-up of the USS V-5 of the Exhaust Stack, dead center in the image, for the ships Hot Water Steam Boiler sticking up on her after deck.

USS Virgina CGN38 ~ forever changed my life and that of many in the world

USS Benevolence (AH-13) was built as MARINE LION in 1944 by Sun Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co., Chester, Pa., under a Maritime Commission contract.

A nice clean photo of the USS V-5 (Narwhal) sometime after her commissioning on May 15, 1930. Probably on her July Sea Trials. The day is bright and sunny ...

Figure 1: USS Pigeon (AM-47) in port, 7 July 1919, at about the time she was delivered to the Navy. Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the US ...

Midway, Coral Sea, the seven battles of Guadalcanal, and many other important actions all marked the turning point of the war in the Pacific.

USS Zellars

USS Spiegel Grove (LSD-32)

The USS V-4 moored to the docks at the Immigration Station in Honolulu Harbor with the USS S-47, S-32 and S-28 moored out board her.

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Balao was the first fleet submarine with a stronger pressure hull.

Archerfish sank the Japanese aircraft carrier Shinano - the largest warship ever sunk by a submarine

Port bow, moored beside the Shark (

USS Congress (right) and USS Susquehanna at Naples, painted in 1857, by Tommaso de Simone

Old snapper again. May he RIP! | My Ship: USS Caloosahatchee AO-98 | Pinterest

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Old snapper again. May he RIP!

USS Trapper (ACM-9) - Image: USS Trapper (ACM 9)

F1112C228 – U. S. S. BB 63 – USS MISSOURI -45,000 CLASS

Operational Experience of Fast Battleships; World War II, Korea, Vietnam

List of United States Navy oilers [show article only]hover over links in text for more info. From Wikipedia, the ...

This is a fine, large,1933 Rotogravure photo of the USS Holland at San Diego anchored with her brood of five "V" class submarines.

21, 2014) The guided-missile destroyer USS Pinckney

Some of the crew of the USS F-2 up on deck relaxing. Boat on right is most likely the USS F-3. Photo courtesy of Mike Dilley; whose Father, ...

The mouth is the best part!

USS Holland (SS-1) - USS Holland (SS-1) from

Before and after the Caloos got extended!

... named for the sculpin. Her keel was laid down on 3 February 1958 by Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula, Mississippi. She was launched on 31 March 1960 ...

The USS Lassen patrols the eastern Pacific Ocean, March The guided-missile destroyer is supporting Operation Martillo, a joint operation with the U. Coast ...

... an appointment' process with the local Telstra shop but when I kept it the 17 yo 'expert' advised that 'We don't do email'. Just as well they don't try ...

[Webmaster's Note: Gary also provided a great story of his ejection while shooting photos of a Russian Bear; See RF-8 Mishaps, linked from "We Love ...

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USS V-5 (Narwhal), seen on July 24, 1930 while out on a Builders "Shakedown" cruise prior to any diving trials. V-5 was commissioned on May 15, ...

View from the USS Mount McKinley

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The USS Enterprise CV-6, perhaps the most illustrious warship in US history, is pushed by tugs past New York City's Brooklyn Bridge on her way to Kearny, ...

USS Arthur W. Radford in the Mediterranean Sea.

DIEGO (April 21, 2017) Capt. Benjamin Albritton, commanding officer of amphibious

On 31 January 1907, after the two years' sea duty then required by law, he was commissioned Ensign, and took command of the gunboat USS Panay.

Kayaks are Secured for Seas on the Flying Bridge – The Hardest Part Is Carrying the Kayaks Up and Down Several Docks to Be Able to Launch Them

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History

The launch of the USS Washington, the shipyard's first new construction, on October 1

The newly commissioned USS V-3 moored in Boston Harbor next to the USS Constitution, "Old Ironsides". The man on top of the bridge is signaling with ...

She was the flag ship for Admiral Callaghan and a small force of cruisers and destroyers that went up against two Japanese battleships.

Californians and the Military: Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz: A Five Star Submariner

The newly commissioned USS V-3 moored in Boston Harbor next to the USS Constitution, "Old Ironsides". The man on top of the bridge is signaling with ...

USS Powhatan

Figure 2: USS Pigeon (AM-47) in Chinese waters, circa the late 1920s, showing modifications made to fit her as a gunboat for use on the Yangtze River.

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For whatever reason, no damage was done to the base and for this oversight the Japs were to pay dearly since it was the submarine force in the Pacific that, ...

Freedom at Work H USS

USS Independence (CV-62) - Independence under construction at the Brooklyn Navy Yard

Got ya Vancouver! The ...

A closer look at the USS F-1 and F-3 moored at the Navy Piers in Honolulu Harbor. The crews are cleaning the submarines up for a Captains Inspection.

The HIC Readies the Launch as We Pull Away from NOAA Ship Fairweather

If the option were executed during the lease period, the Dacey Heirs would sell their three parcels for $8000.(Harrison Co. Chancery Court Land Deed Bk. 255 ...

[USS KULA GULF] CVE 108. STARBOARD BROADSIDE WILLAMETTE IRON & STEEL CORP. MAY 1945

USS V-6 (Nautilus) awaiting the beginning of her acceptance trials from the builder. The photo was taken as dawn was breaking January 24, 1931.

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... was in flag rank as Commander Cruiser Division Two and then as Commander Battle Division One until 1939, when he was appointed as Chief of the Bureau of ...

... with USS Pigeon (AM-47) inboard of her. USS Pelican (AM-27) is the outboard ship in the center. US Naval Historical Center Photograph.

USS Independence (CV-62) - Independence on her initial shakedown in 1959

USS Tern (AM-31) - Image: USS Tern (AM 31)

I ended 2017 at Patriot's point with a fellow retired Chief Warrant Officer. He and I served on the submarine San Francisco in the beginning and we have ...

Moored aft of the F-1 and F-3 is the USS F-2. A group of sailors take shelter from the morning sun in the shade of the fairwater on the F-3.

Give my regards to the folks and many of my Best Wishes to Sis. Your old Shipmate J G Messary

Figure 3: USS Pigeon (AM-47) in a Chinese port, circa the late 1920s, after she had been modified for use as a gunboat on the lower Yangtze River.

One of the Launches is Lowered from F Deck (the 6th Deck Up)

Figure 6: USS Pigeon (ASR-6) in Cam Ranh Bay, Indochina, July 1939. Note the Submarine Force "fish" insignia painted on her bow. Photograph from the New ...

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USS Barry (DD-933) - Barry around 1956.

Note the short range battle targets hung amidships. Collection of Chief Torpedoman John Vieira, USN (Retired). US Naval Historical Center Photograph.

USS Aegir (AS-23) underway in US coastal waters circa late 1944.

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USS T-3 (SS-61) - Image: USS T 3 (

Close-up of the above. The USS V-4 (Argonaut) proceeds up the East River while on her way to San Diego, Ca. She is passing under the Brooklyn Bridge on her ...

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Det 62 (USS Independence) 1962. Contributed: Ray Wittenauer

... named for the sculpin. Her keel was laid down on 3 February 1958 by Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula, Mississippi. She was launched on 31 March 1960 ...

I kept a journal during my ride on the "Connie" from Pearl Harbor to San Diego. I hope you enjoy reading about my six days and seven nights aboard " ...

LSD-32. A YEAR IN THE ...

Royal Navy ships of World War 1, based on British Warships, 1914-1919 by Dittmar and Colledge

Edmonds noted the scope of the work was challenging yet rewarding.

2018 - THE USS HARTFORD IS ABOVE PORT HUDSON, DESCRIBES BEING SHOT AT BY REBEL BATTERIES AT GRAND GULF, DESTROYED STORES AT BAYOU SARA, FIRED ON BY THE PORT ...

"Government type" S-class submarine ...

Figure 9: USS Pigeon (ASR-6) on the beach after she ran aground during a typhoon at Tsingtao, China, September 1939. Collection of Chief Torpedoman John ...

Med Cruise!

USS Maumee made history when she became the first ship to refuel another vessel at sea. This remarkable achievement made it possible for six U. Navy ...

My old Master Chief, called him Snapper!

History

USS Virgina CGN38 ~ forever changed my life and that of many in the world

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A nice clean photo of the USS V-5 (Narwhal) sometime after her commissioning on May 15, 1930. Probably on her July Sea Trials. The day is bright and sunny ...

USS "Gunston Hall" (LSD-44) i Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship. She was the second U.S.Navy ship to be named for Gunston Hall, the Mason Neck, ...

USS V-4 (Argonaut) seen around the time of her trial runs off Provencetown, circa June 21, 1928, based on the paint job as seen in this photo and the ...

The USS V-4 moored to the docks at the Immigration Station in Honolulu Harbor with the USS S-47, S-32 and S-28 moored out board her.

Figure 1: USS Pigeon (AM-47) in port, 7 July 1919, at about the time she was delivered to the Navy. Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the US ...

USS Zellars

Midway, Coral Sea, the seven battles of Guadalcanal, and many other important actions all marked the turning point of the war in the Pacific.

She was the flag ship for Admiral Callaghan and a small force of cruisers and destroyers that went up against two Japanese battleships.

Associated Press

USS Gainard DD 706 Movie | 149k USS Gainard (DD 706) making an approach

USS Congress (right) and USS Susquehanna at Naples, painted in 1857, by Tommaso de Simone

USS Canisteo AO99 1984

USS Caloosahatchee (AO-98) in Dry-Dock.

USS Spiegel Grove (LSD-32)

This wonderful photo comes to us from a contributer in the Netherlands. The photo shows the USS F-1 and the USS F-3 moored to what is probably Navy Pier 5.

USS Virginia (CGN-38) Ordered: 21 December 1971 Builder: Newport News

Royal Navy ships of World War 1, based on British Warships, 1914-1919 by Dittmar and Colledge

The USS V-6 (Nautilus) and the USS S-22 are in Dry Dock at Mare Island Naval Shipyard. The Shipyard records provided by Darryl Baker to Navsource.org state ...

Old snapper again. May he RIP!

Image related to Nimitz

USS Trapper (ACM-9) - Image: USS Trapper (ACM 9)

The USS Narwhal, V-5, is photographed in stormy seas and high winds during builders trials off Provincetown, Massachusetts most likely on October 31, 1930.

Some of the crew of the USS F-2 up on deck relaxing. Boat on right is most likely the USS F-3. Photo courtesy of Mike Dilley; whose Father, ...

The yet to be commissioned Submarine Carp, (future USS F-1) seen dockside at the Union Iron Works Shipyard in San Francisco. About six months later from ...

USS V-5 (Narwhal) being maneuvered to the pier side after being launched during a snow storm. The funnels of two tugs can be seen on the other side of the ...

... named for the sculpin. Her keel was laid down on 3 February 1958 by Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula, Mississippi. She was launched on 31 March 1960 ...

[Webmaster's Note: Gary also provided a great story of his ejection while shooting photos of a Russian Bear; See RF-8 Mishaps, linked from "We Love ...

Figure 4: USS Houston (CL-81) off the Norfolk Navy Yard, Virginia, 11 January 1944. Her camouflage pattern is Measure 32, Design 1d. Photograph from the ...

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AMAZON (right, Photo Ships), destroyer, Tribal class, 2nd group, 4-funnelled, designated F-class, H.37 (1914), D.01 (9.15), D.03 (1.18).

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USS V-5 (Narwhal), seen on July 24, 1930 while out on a Builders "Shakedown" cruise prior to any diving trials. V-5 was commissioned on May 15, ...

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Independence-class aircraft carrier - USS Belleau Wood CVL-24

Figure 8: USS Dale (DLG-19) underway off Bath, Maine, following her anti-air warfare modernization, 6 October 1971. Official US Navy Photograph, from the ...

... an appointment' process with the local Telstra shop but when I kept it the 17 yo 'expert' advised that 'We don't do email'. Just as well they don't try ...

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Naval Station, Honolulu” was established on 17 November 1899. On 2 February 1900, this title was changed to “Naval Station, Hawaii”. In the years that ...

USS Arthur W. Radford in the Mediterranean Sea.

DIEGO (April 21, 2017) Capt. Benjamin Albritton, commanding officer of amphibious

On 31 January 1907, after the two years' sea duty then required by law, he was commissioned Ensign, and took command of the gunboat USS Panay.

Her camouflage pattern is Measure 32, Design 1d. Photograph from the Bureau of Ships Collection in the US National Archives. Click on photograph for larger ...

History

The launch of the USS Washington, the shipyard's first new construction, on October 1

Independence-class aircraft carrier - USS Cowpens CVL-25

Sea History 112 - Autumn 2005 by National Maritime Historical Society & Sea History Magazine - issuu

View taken circa 1922 or somewhat later, showing several minesweepers laid up in reserve at the end of 1010 Dock. Identifiable ships at left include USS ...

Figure 2: USS Pigeon (AM-47) in Chinese waters, circa the late 1920s, showing modifications made to fit her as a gunboat for use on the Yangtze River.

USS Bayfield (APA-33) at Charleston, South Carolina (USA),

160827-N-UG095-437 PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 27, 2016)

160827-N-UG095-182 PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 27, 2016)

For whatever reason, no damage was done to the base and for this oversight the Japs were to pay dearly since it was the submarine force in the Pacific that, ...

... with USS Pigeon (AM-47) inboard of her. USS Pelican (AM-27) is the outboard ship in the center. US Naval Historical Center Photograph.

Freedom at Work H USS

USS Independence (CV-62) - Independence under construction at the Brooklyn Navy Yard

Got ya Vancouver! The ...

Massachusetts (BB2). Starboard bow at wharf, 06-1901 - NARA -

The "Doric Star" hit by a torpedo from the "Admiral Graf Spee" .

If the option were executed during the lease period, the Dacey Heirs would sell their three parcels for $8000.(Harrison Co. Chancery Court Land Deed Bk. 255 ...

Note boat cradles on Eldorado's deck, and life jackets worn by her crewmen. Official US Navy Photograph from the Collections ...

USS Vestal. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

... was in flag rank as Commander Cruiser Division Two and then as Commander Battle Division One until 1939, when he was appointed as Chief of the Bureau of ...

USNS Comfort (T-AH-20) - In 2001, USNS Comfort passes

I ended 2017 at Patriot's point with a fellow retired Chief Warrant Officer. He and I served on the submarine San Francisco in the beginning and we have ...

USS Holland (SS-1) - USS Holland (SS-1) from

USS Tern (AM-31) - Image: USS Tern (AM 31)

Figure 3: USS Pigeon (AM-47) in a Chinese port, circa the late 1920s, after she had been modified for use as a gunboat on the lower Yangtze River.

Figure 6: USS Pigeon (ASR-6) in Cam Ranh Bay, Indochina, July 1939. Note the Submarine Force "fish" insignia painted on her bow. Photograph from the New ...

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Note the short range battle targets hung amidships. Collection of Chief Torpedoman John Vieira, USN (Retired). US Naval Historical Center Photograph.

USS ...

After this tragedy in 1915, the remaining “F” boats were towed back to the mainland. Shortly after these submarines left, four “K” type submarines and the ...

160827-N-UG095-572 PACIFIC OCEAN (Aug. 27, 2016)

Det 62 (USS Independence) 1962. Contributed: Ray Wittenauer

... named for the sculpin. Her keel was laid down on 3 February 1958 by Ingalls Shipbuilding in Pascagoula, Mississippi. She was launched on 31 March 1960 ...

LSD-32. A YEAR IN THE ...

110319-N-BT887-012 SAN DIEGO (March 19, 2011) The

Edmonds noted the scope of the work was challenging yet rewarding.

Royal Navy ships of World War 1, based on British Warships, 1914-1919 by Dittmar and Colledge

Californians and the Military: Fleet Admiral Chester W. Nimitz: A Five Star Submariner

This story is about the Attack Sub named in her honor. Typically, the stories of the Cold War submarines stay secret unless they are outed by ...

Balao was the first fleet submarine with a stronger pressure hull.

Royal Navy ships of World War 1, based on British Warships, 1914-1919 by Dittmar and Colledge

Close-up of the above. The USS V-4 (Argonaut) proceeds up the East River while on her way to San Diego, Ca. She is passing under the Brooklyn Bridge on her ...

... ship of the force when Kako, about to enter the harbor of Kavieng the next morning, was sunk off Simberi Island by an American submarine, the old S-44.