Mount Pleasant in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
USS Pollack (SSN 603) USS Haddo (SSN 604)
Location. 32° 47.608′ N, 79° 54.275′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker can be reached from Patriots Point Road, on the left when traveling south. Click for map. Located at the Cold War Submarine Memorial Park. Marker is in this post office area: Mount Pleasant SC 29464, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial (a few steps from this marker); In Memoriam • USS Thresher and USS Scorpion (within shouting distance of this marker); Cold War Submarine Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); USS Yorktown (CV~10) (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Talos Missile (approx. 0.2 miles away); Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum/The Medal of Honor Museum (approx. 0.2 miles away); The A-4 Skyhawk Pilots (approx. ¼ mile away); A4C Skyhawk (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
Also see . . .
1. USS Pollack. was constructed by New York Shipbuilding Corporation, Camden, New Jersey. The keel was laid on 14 March 1960. She was launched on 17 March 1962
2. Boat History - USS Haddo SSN 604. received an eighteen-month “subsafe” overhaul at Charleston Naval Shipyard from August 1969 to April 1970. Following overhaul, Haddo’s home port changed to New London, Connecticut, where she became a member of Submarine Squadron TEN.
Categories. • War, Cold • Waterways & Vessels •
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