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Mount Pleasant in Charleston County, South Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
USS Pollack (SSN 603) USS Haddo (SSN 604)
 
USS Pollack (SSN 603) USS Haddo (SSN 604) Marker Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. USS Pollack (SSN 603) USS Haddo (SSN 604) Marker
 
Inscription. The initial two nuclear attack submarines home ported in Charleston
 
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 (Submitted on May 27, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
USS Pollack Memorial Bench Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2011
2. USS Pollack Memorial Bench
U.S.S. Pollack
Silent Service
Sponsored by Former Shipmates of USS Pollack (SSN603)
 

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. (Submitted on May 27, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Charleston Naval Shipyard Memorial Bench Photo, Click for full size
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2011
3. Charleston Naval Shipyard Memorial Bench
Since 1901
Dedicated To The Fleet
On Behalf of the Former Employees of Charleston Naval Shipyard
 
 
USS Pollack (SSN 603) Photo, Click for full size
By USS Pollack org
4. USS Pollack (SSN 603)
 
 
USS Haddo (SSN 604) Photo, Click for full size
By USN photo courtesy of Darryl Baker.
5. USS Haddo (SSN 604)
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on May 26, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 613 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on May 26, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.
 
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