Photo #: NH 41831
Commander Harold E. Saunders, USN (left center)
Turning on the air lines, attached to the sunken submarine S-4 (SS-109), to force her to the surface during salvage operations off Provincetown, Massachusetts, where she had been sunk in collision with USCGC Paulding on 17 December 1927. Original caption gives this photo's date as 19 March 1928, but it may have been taken somewhat earlier.
Probably photographed on board USS Falcon (AM-28).
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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Image posted 13 April 2005