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World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial

 
 
World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
1. World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial Marker
Inscription.
Still On Patrol
–– • ––
U.S. Navy Submarines
paid heavily for
their success in
World War II.
A total of
374 Officers and
3131 men are on
board these 52
U.S. Submarines
still on "patrol."
(left column names)
Albacore •  Amberjack •  Argonaut •  Barbel •  Bonefish  •  Bullhead •  Capelin •  Cisco •  Corvina •  Darter •  Dorado  •  Escolar •  Flier •  Golet •  Grampus •  Grayback •  Grayling •  Grenadier •  Growler •  Grunion •  Gudgeon •  Harder •  Herring •  Kete •  Lagarto •  Perch • 
( Right column names)
Pickerel •  Pompano •  Robalo •  Runner •  R-12 •  Scamp •  Scorpion •  Sculpin •  Sealion •  Seawolf •  Shark I •  Shark II •  Snook •  S-26 •  S-27 •  S-28 •  S-36 •  S-39 •  S-44 •  Tang •  Trigger •  Triton •  Trout •  Tulibee •  Wahoo • 

We shall never forget that it was our submarines that held the lines against the enemy while our fleets replaced losses and repaired wounds.
Fleet Admiral C.W. Nimitz, U.S.N.

I can assure you that they went down fighting and that their brothers who survived them took a grim toll of our savage enemy to avenge their deaths.
Vice Admiral C.A. Lookwood, Jr., U.S.N.
Commander Submarine
Still On Patrol Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, 2011
2. Still On Patrol Marker
Force 1943-1946


(Lower plaque)
U.S.S. Amberjack (SS 219)
(Lower Plaque)
Commanding
John Archibald Bole, Jr.


( Left column )
Name      Rate
Allmon, M.W.      Momm1•  Baker, W.A., Jr.       RM3 •   Bannister, P.S.     Momm2 • Barr, L.V.     F1 •     Bartoli, R.(n)     S1 •  Blauvelt, R.P.      LT •   Bole, J.A., Jr.      LCDR •  Bolze, J.F.      FC1 • Brant, H.J.      SC2 •  Brossy, H.E.      LCDR • Brousseau, M.J.      SC2 •  Buchan, W.N.      EM1 • Cacciato,D.,Jr.(n)      TM3 •  Caldwell, L.J.D.      SD2 • Chaffin, E.E.     F2 •  Cheney, J.F.      LT • Clark, B.L.     TM1 •  Coleman, J.L.     GM2 • Coultas, W.E.     Momm2 • Davis, E.S. Davis, L.C.      EM3 • De Groot, J. (n)     F2 •   Demler, A.M.     ENS •  Ducharme, D. ((n)      QM3 • Eastman,A.G.H.     TM2 •  Everett, E.J.     RT1 •   Gillard, G.H. Jr     F3 •  Gosciniak, T. (n)     Momm2 • Hamilton, J.W.     Momm2 • Henderson, L.G.      EM2 • Hiatt, D.L.      EM3 • Hill, W.M.O.    F2 •   Jackson, V.T.     Momm2 • James, H.E.      EM2 • Jeter, W.L.      SM3 • Jewell, T.E.      CSM •
( Right column )
Name      Rate
Kingston, F.P.     Momm2 • Koreyva, V.J.     Momm1 • Lester, R.L.     S2 •  Levesque, R.A.      EM2 • Lewellyn, J.E.     ENS
World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial Marker, reverse side image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2011
3. World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial Marker, reverse side
•  Lord, H.S.,Jr      LTJG • Lucas, J.B.,Jr     Momm2 • Macy, M.R.      RM2 • Massey, A.R.     MA2 • McDaniel, R. (n)     S1 •   McLean, R.A.      TM1 • Montague, W. (n)     MA1 • Muir, C.R.      CTM • Ogilvie, H.B.     TM2 • Ouzts, C.M.,Jr.    Momm1 • Pavlin, B.F.      EM2 • Pisarski, H. (n)Ranger, J.A.      RM2 • Rakyta, J.G.     S1 •  Runkowski, C.L.     TM3 • Ryall, L.R.    Momm1 • Sallee, C.K.     SC1 • Seidell,D.R.      ENS • Smorol, P.P.     F2 •   Spierer, E.R.     S1 •  Springsteen, C.A.     S1 •   Stern, R.G.,Jr.     LTJG • St. John, F.T.     Y1 •   Taylor, H.A.      EM2 • Thurman, I.H.     F1 •   Tobin, W.J.      EM2 • Trask, P.B.      TM2 • Ullstrom, J.H.     S2 •  Ward, A.G.      EM3 • Wilson, E.L.    F3 •  Winquist, H.C.A.    Momm1 •

(Reverse side)
Lost But Not Forgotten
Positions of United States Submarine Losses in World War II
List of 52 Lost Boats and Date

(Lower Plaque)
This Plaque is Dedicated to the Wives and Mothers for the Hardships They Endured as They Served with Us in World War II

Swampfox Chapter of South Carolina, United States Submarine Veterans of World War II, 1988


 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Still On Patrol marker series.
 
Location. 32° 47.597′ 
USS Amberjack image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2011
4. USS Amberjack
N, 79° 54.271′ W. Marker is in Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, in Charleston County. Marker is on Point Pleasant Road. 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. In Memoriam • USS Thresher and USS Scorpion (here, next to this marker); USS Pollack (SSN 603) USS Haddo (SSN 604) (a few steps from this marker); Cold War Submarine Memorial (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); USS Yorktown (CV~10) (about 500 feet away); Talos Missile (approx. 0.2 miles away); Patriots Point Vietnam Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Patriots Point Naval & Maritime Museum/The Medal of Honor Museum (approx. ¼ mile away); Helicopter Attack Squadron (Light) Three Memorial (approx. ¼ mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Mount Pleasant.
 
Related marker. Click here for another marker that is related to this marker. Informational list of 52 lost ships included with links pertaining to individual ships
 
Also see . . .  USS Amberjack,. a 1525-ton Gato class submarine (Submitted on May 28, 2011, by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina.) 
 
Categories. War, World IIWaterways & Vessels
 
USS Amberjack image. Click for full size.
Dept. Of The Navy , Naval Historical Center
5. USS Amberjack
NH# 98486 USS Amberjack (SS-219) off Groton CT, 30 May 1942
Positions of United States Submarine Losses in World War II image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2011
6. Positions of United States Submarine Losses in World War II
Dedicated to the Wives and Mothers image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2011
7. Dedicated to the Wives and Mothers
World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 22, 2011
8. World War II Submarine Lost Boat Memorial Marker
USS Albacore (22-218) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
9. USS Albacore (22-218)
USS <i>Argonaut</i> (SM-1) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
10. USS Argonaut (SM-1)
USS Bonefish (SS-223) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
11. USS Bonefish (SS-223)
USS Bullhead (SS-332) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
12. USS Bullhead (SS-332)
USS Capelin (SS-289) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
13. USS Capelin (SS-289)
USS Cisco (SS-290) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
14. USS Cisco (SS-290)
USS Corvina (SS-226) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
15. USS Corvina (SS-226)
USS Darter (SS-227) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
16. USS Darter (SS-227)
USS Dorado (SS-248) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
17. USS Dorado (SS-248)
USS Escolar (SS-294) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
18. USS Escolar (SS-294)
USS Flier (SS-250) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
19. USS Flier (SS-250)
USS Golet (SS-361) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
20. USS Golet (SS-361)
USS Grampus (SS-207) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
21. USS Grampus (SS-207)
USS Grayback (SS-208) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
22. USS Grayback (SS-208)
USS Grayling (SS-209) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
23. USS Grayling (SS-209)
USS Grenadier (SS-210) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
24. USS Grenadier (SS-210)
USS Growler (SS-215) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
25. USS Growler (SS-215)
USS Grunion (SS-216) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
26. USS Grunion (SS-216)
USS Gudgeon (SS-211) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
27. USS Gudgeon (SS-211)
USS Harder (SS-257) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
28. USS Harder (SS-257)
USS Herring (SS-233) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
29. USS Herring (SS-233)
USS Kete (SS-369) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
30. USS Kete (SS-369)
USS Lagarto (SS-371) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
31. USS Lagarto (SS-371)
USS Perch (SS-176) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
32. USS Perch (SS-176)
USS Pickerel (SS-177) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
33. USS Pickerel (SS-177)
USS Pompano (SS-181) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
34. USS Pompano (SS-181)
Ussr-12 (ss-89) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
35. Ussr-12 (ss-89)
USS Scamp (SS-277) image. Click for full size.
United States Navy
36. USS Scamp (SS-277)
USS Scorpion (SS-278) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy
37. USS Scorpion (SS-278)
USS Sculpin (SS-191) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy Photo # NH 97309, 1943
38. USS Sculpin (SS-191)
USS Sealion (SS-195) image. Click for full size.
By PD-USGov-Military-Navy, 1939
39. USS Sealion (SS-195)
USS Seawolf (SS-197) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy photo # NH 99549., 1943
40. USS Seawolf (SS-197)
USS Shark (SS-314) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy, circa 1943
41. USS Shark (SS-314)
USS Shark SS-174) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy Photo # NH 42075, 1935
42. USS Shark SS-174)
USS Snook (SS-279) image. Click for full size.
By U.S. Navy Photograph, # NH 98380, circa 1943
43. USS Snook (SS-279)
Uss S-26 (ss-131) image. Click for full size.
Wikipedia
44. Uss S-26 (ss-131)
Uss S-28 (ss-133) image. Click for full size.
By PD-USGov-Military-Navy
45. Uss S-28 (ss-133)
Uss S-28 (ss-133) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy, 1943
46. Uss S-28 (ss-133)
Uss S-36 (ss-141) image. Click for full size.
Naval Historical Center Photo # NH 51827, 1923
47. Uss S-36 (ss-141)
Uss S-39 (ss-144) image. Click for full size.
By PD-USGov-Military-Navy, 1935
48. Uss S-39 (ss-144)
Uss S-44 (ss-155) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy
49. Uss S-44 (ss-155)
USS Tang (SS-306) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy, 1943
50. USS Tang (SS-306)
USS Trigger (SS-237) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy, 1942
51. USS Trigger (SS-237)
USS Triton (SS-201) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy, circa 1940
52. USS Triton (SS-201)
USS Trout (SS-202) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy, 1942
53. USS Trout (SS-202)
USS Tullibee (SS-284) image. Click for full size.
By US Navy, 1943
54. USS Tullibee (SS-284)
USS Wahoo (SS-238) image. Click for full size.
By PD-USGov-Military-Navy, 1943
55. USS Wahoo (SS-238)
 
 
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