Title: Submarine Hull Section from Le Terible
Accession #: NHHC 2015.054.013
Size: 6 x 8
Medium: Wood, Steel
Location: Headquarters Artifact Collection, Naval History and Heritage Command
Wood plaque with metal test section and engraved name plaque. Plaque has french language "Sous-marin Nuclaire d'attaque/Barracuad No 3/DCNS" Metal test section is matte gray. Plaque is stored in a blue felt case.
This plaque was presented with a book that documented the building of the French submarine Le Terible (S619) to Chief of Naval Operations Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert. The plaque has a submarine section with the text on the plaque in French translating to Nuclear Attack Submarine fitted with the Barracuda combat system.