Photo #: NH 98697
USS Bang (SS-385)
Preparing to tie up alongside USS Chivo (SS-341) at San Juan Naval Station, Puerto Rico, during Operation "Springboard". Bang's Commanding Officer, Commander R.J. Carlin, is giving orders from atop her sail.
Photograph by PHC "CJ" Wiitala, USN, released 14 March 1968 by Tenth Naval District Public Affairs Office.
The bow of a Canadian Ojibwa class submarine is visible in the lower left, and a U.S. Coast Guard SA-16 "Albatross" amphibian is flying low in the center background.
Official U.S. Navy Photograph, from the collections of the Naval Historical Center.
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2 September 2003