Last edited by Zolobar
Thursday, July 30, 2020 | History

3 edition of sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro (SSN665). found in the catalog.

sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro (SSN665).

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Special Subcommittee to Investigate the Sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro.

sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro (SSN665).

Hearings before the Armed Services Investigating Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, Ninety-first Congress, first session, under the authority of H. Res. 105. May 26, 27, and 28, 1969.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Special Subcommittee to Investigate the Sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro.

  • 326 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Guitarro (Submarine)

  • Edition Notes

    Available also in microform in CIS US congressional committee hearings, accession number (91)H2450-2.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKF27 .A785 1969
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiii, 254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4375226M
    LC Control Number78602977

    The text is reproduced here exactly as in the original, following the original spelling of words and place names. Words inserted for clarity are in brackets. NAVY DEPARTMENT, Washington, Novem The PRESIDENT. Sir: Since my last annual report the Navy has, for the first time since its rehabilitation, been put to the supreme test of war. Years of patient, persistent training and. USS Strong, DD , was “a ship of uncommon capabilities with elements of real greatness.” Admired for the professionalism of her largely-New England-born crew by those who knew her in the South Pacific, she was also so highly regarded by her own shipmates that, the day after her sinking in , they circulated a petition requesting the Navy to commission another USS Strong with the.

    SIR: I have the honor to make the following report of the sinking of the U. S. S. Housatonic, by a rebel torpedo off Charleston, S. C., on the evening of the 17th instant. About p. m. the officer of the deck, Acting Master J. K. Crosby, discovered something in the . USS John S. McCain (DDG 56) USS John S. McCain (DGG 56) is the second Bath-built ship to carry the name. The first ship (DL 3/DDG 36), bore the name from Both destroyers honor Admiral John S. McCain (), the distinguished Carrier Task Force Commander of World War II, and his son, Admiral John S. McCain Jr., (), a former Commander-in-Chief, U.S. Pacific Command.

    Comprehensive US Navy Website offering information on more than different US warships. Information include cruise books, accidents, photos and a lot more. Also features a crew list allowing former sailors to submit their contact information. Ballistic Submarines, Guided Missile Submarines - SSBN, SSGN. Amphibious Forces. Amphibious Assault Ships - LHA/LHD. Amphibious Assault Ships - LPH. Amphibious Command Ships - LCC. Amphibious Transport Dock - LPD. Attack / Amphibious Cargo Ships - AKA / LKA. Dock Landing Ships - LSD. Tank Landing Ships - LST. Landing Craft, Air Cushioned - LCAC.


Share this book
You might also like
History of Ellis, Buckner and allied families in America

History of Ellis, Buckner and allied families in America

Physiological aesthetics

Physiological aesthetics

Tools of the Bear

Tools of the Bear

East European responses to the energy crisis

East European responses to the energy crisis

In heavenly places

In heavenly places

register of Mill Hill School, 1807-1926

register of Mill Hill School, 1807-1926

For the sake of the children : report of the Special Joint Committee on Child Custody and Access =

For the sake of the children : report of the Special Joint Committee on Child Custody and Access =

Fighter pilots of World War II

Fighter pilots of World War II

Science 5-16

Science 5-16

It has to be climate sustainability

It has to be climate sustainability

Old postcard views

Old postcard views

Music Theory for Beginners (Music Books)

Music Theory for Beginners (Music Books)

art of E.M. Forster.

art of E.M. Forster.

Sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro (SSN665) by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Armed Services. Special Subcommittee to Investigate the Sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro. Download PDF EPUB FB2

USS Guitarro (SSN), a Sturgeon-class submarine, was the second ship of the United States Navy to be named for the guitarro, a ray of the guitarfish. Guitarro was used as the primary test bed for Tomahawk Cruise Missile testing from through Speed: 15 knots (28 km/h; 17 mph) surfaced, 25 knots.

Letter of Transmittal. Hon. Mendel Rivers, Chairman, Committee on Armed Services House of Representatives Washington, D.C. J Dear Mr. Chairman: Attached is a report entitled "The Sinking of the U.S.S.

Guitarro", unanimously approved by the appointed members of the Armed Services Investigating Subcommittee conducting this review.A comprehensive study was initiated pursuant to.

Sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro (SSN ): hearings before the United States House Committee on Armed Services, Armed Services Investigating Subcommittee. Sinking of the U.S.S.

"Guitarro" (SSN ): hearings before the Armed Services Investigating Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, Ninety-First Congress, first session, under the authority of H. Res.

The sinking of the U.S.S. "Guitarro" (SSN): Hearings before the Armed Services Investigating Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, Ninety-first Congress, first session, under the authority of H. Res. 27, Guitarro’s commissioning would be delayed due to the estimated $ to $ million in the interim, the House Committee on Armed Services appointed three of its members to a Special Subcommittee to investigate Guitarro’s inspecting all available records at Mare Island and collecting approximately pages of sworn testimony, they issued their findings on   Buy a cheap copy of In Harm's Way: The Sinking of the U.S.S.

book by Doug Stanton. On Jthe heavy cruiser Indianapolis steamed into port at the Pacific island of Tinian, carrying a cargo that would end World War II: the uranium that Free shipping over $Cited by: 2. USS Pogy (SS), a Gato-class submarine, was the first ship of the United States Navy to be named for the pogy, or menhaden.

The first Pogy (SS–) was laid down 15 September by the Manitowoc Shipbuilding Co., Manitowoc, Wisc., launched 23 June ; sponsored by Mrs. Julius A. Furer; and commissioned 10 JanuaryLt. Comdr. Wales in r: Manitowoc Shipbuilding Company.

The Last Cruise the Story of the Sinking of the Submarine, U.S.S. Cohino on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Last Cruise the Story of the Sinking of the Submarine, U.S.S.

CohinoManufacturer: William Sloane Assoc. This book tells the incredible journey of the U.S.S. Indianapolis following its route from San Francisco on J to Tinian delivering the atom bomb "little boy" that would be dropped on Hiroshima on July 26th, and of the courageous young sailors who survived the two torpedo hits by a Japanese submarine on July 30th/5.

In Harm's Way: The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors (Kindle Edition) Published May 1st by Henry Holt and Co. Kindle Edition, pages. Seawolf is an interesting read. Having read over 45 books on World War II submarine warfare, I found that this book stood up quite well in the excitement department.

I even learned a few things, and I thought the authors' descriptions of what it was like to undergo depth charge attacks and to carry out torpedo attacks, as well as the /5(K). Sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro (SSN), Statement Regarding Winds Message (by Capt.

L.F. Safford Before the Joint Committee on the Investigation of the Pearl Harbor Attack) Submarine Activities Connected with Guerrilla Organizations, Author: Michael Macan.

heroic survivors, and their book should be must reading in school history classes. I can't recommend it enough.

Just don't start reading it if you have somewhere you have to be soon.:) In Harm's Way: The Sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis and the Extraordinary Story of Its Survivors.

Donation - $ Thank You. Donation - $ Thank You. The I-1, had been laid down at Kawaski’s Kobe Shipyard as submarine cruiser No. 74, in and launched on Octo ; two weeks later was renumbered the IShe was a very large submarine displacing a maximum tons at the surface.

She was powered by twin shaft diesel engines and also had two electric motors. At P.M. on the afternoon of Decemthe commandant of the Boston Navy Yard received a flash radio message from the U.S.

Coast Guard Destroyer Paulding: “Rammed and sank unknown submarine off Wood End, Provincetown.”Within minutes, the worst fears of many were realized when it was confirmed that the submarine was the USS S The sinking of the U.S.S. Guitarro.: Report of the Armed Services Investigating Subcommittee of the Committee on Armed Services, House of Representatives, Ninety-first Congress, first session, under authority of H.

Res. 1 A Bit of World War 11 History in the Pacific Theater. The fifty-one submarines at Pearl Harbor, on the west coast of the U.S., and at Manila, Philippine Islands were the only ships of the U.S.

Pacific Fleet able to retaliate after the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor on 7 December Report of Captain Winslow, U.S. Navy, commanding U.S.S.

Kearsarge. KEARSARGE, Cherbourg, France, J SIR: I have the honor to inform the Department that the day subsequent to the arrival of the Kearsarge off this port, on the 14th instant, I received a note from Captain Semmes, begging that the Kearsarge would not depart, as he intended to fight her and would not.

Start studying history final; chapter Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.TORPEDO JUNCTION - New Submarine Books. WW2 Submarine History Books US Submarine RC submarine Model submarine submarine Plan submarine Picture submarine Models.

WWII Gato Balao Tench Class Fleet U.S. Submarines of WW Post War Guppy Submarine, Regulus, Loon, missile, Cold War, Fast Attack, Boomer, ICBM, SSN Nuclear Attack Submarine, SSK Hunter Killer Submarine, SR.

75 Years Ago, Septem Batfish arrives at Fremantle. As she pulls in to her berth, the crew of the U.S.S. Guitarro hoot and hollar at the bald crew. The base was strictly for submarines. Twelve miles up the Swan River was Perth, the headquarters for ComSubSoWesPac, Admiral Christie.5/5(1).