Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

NH 42382 USS Squalus (SS-192) Salvage Operations, 1939

Photo #: NH 42382  USS Squalus (SS-192) Salvage Operations, 1939
Title: USS Squalus (SS-192) Salvage Operations, 1939
Description: Blowing of salvage pontoons to lift Squalus off the sea bottom, 12 August 1939. Photographed by the Portsmouth Navy Yard, Kittery, Maine. Original photo is mis-identified as showing salvage of USS Sculpin, which was present to support the operations, but was not the object of them. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.
Catalog #: NH 42382
Related Content
Topic
  • Boats-Ships--Submarine
Document Type
  • Photograph
Wars & Conflicts
File Formats
  • Image (gif, jpg, tiff)
Location of Archival Materials