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A starboard view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine BIRMINGHAM (SSN-695) conducting an emergency surfacing exercise during sea trials

A starboard view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine BIRMINGHAM (S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Birmingham Scene Camera Operator: Newport News Shipbuilding Co. Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service... more

A crewman uses exercise equipment on the missile deck of the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO, which was built by General Dynamics Corp., will be commissioned on Nov. 11, 1981

A crewman uses exercise equipment on the missile deck of the nuclear-p...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

Two crewmen salute after colors are raised aboard the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698) during commissioning ceremonies

Two crewmen salute after colors are raised aboard the nuclear-powered ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

An officer escorts a guest to her seat prior to commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

An officer escorts a guest to her seat prior to commissioning ceremoni...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Rep Norman D. Dicks, D-Washington, speaks at commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarines USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

Rep Norman D. Dicks, D-Washington, speaks at commissioning ceremonies ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

RADM Carl A. Brettschneider speaks at the commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

RADM Carl A. Brettschneider speaks at the commissioning ceremonies for...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698) with distinguished guest on the speakers platform during commissioning ceremonies

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREME...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

A view of guests attending commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarines USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

A view of guests attending commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-po...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Crewmen salute as they are piped aboard the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698) during commissioning ceremonies

Crewmen salute as they are piped aboard the nuclear-powered attack sub...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Sen. Henry Jackson, D-Washington, and his wife are the guests of honor at commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

Sen. Henry Jackson, D-Washington, and his wife are the guests of honor...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Officers and crew from the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698) stand in formation during commissioning ceremonies

Officers and crew from the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMER...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

General Dynamics Executive Vice President-Marine, P. Takis-Veliotis, speaks at the commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarines USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

General Dynamics Executive Vice President-Marine, P. Takis-Veliotis, s...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

A program for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698) commissioning ceremony is handed to a guest by one of the ship's officers

A program for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

A view of guests prior to the start of commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarines USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

A view of guests prior to the start of commissioning ceremonies for th...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Sen Henry Jackson, D-Washington, speaks at commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

Sen Henry Jackson, D-Washington, speaks at commissioning ceremonies fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

VADM John G. Williams Jr. speaks at the commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

VADM John G. Williams Jr. speaks at the commissioning ceremonies for t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Two crewmen salute after colors are raised aboard the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698) during commissioning ceremonies

Two crewmen salute after colors are raised aboard the nuclear-powered ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

An overall view of commissioning ceremonies taking place for the nuclear-powered attack submarines USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

An overall view of commissioning ceremonies taking place for the nucle...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

A flag officer and his wife arrive at the commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarines USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

A flag officer and his wife arrive at the commissioning ceremonies for...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Sen. Henry Jackson, D-Washington, his wife and the Mayor of Bremerton, Washington, Glenn K. Jarstad, background, stand during commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarines USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

Sen. Henry Jackson, D-Washington, his wife and the Mayor of Bremerton,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

A crewman stands at parade rest aboard the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698) during commissioning ceremonies

A crewman stands at parade rest aboard the nuclear-powered attack subm...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

An officer escorts a guest to her seat prior to commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

An officer escorts a guest to her seat prior to commissioning ceremoni...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Mayor Glenn K. Jarstad of Bremerton, Washington, speaks at the commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

Mayor Glenn K. Jarstad of Bremerton, Washington, speaks at the commiss...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Commissioning ceremonies take place aboard the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698) with guest speakers on the speakers platform

Commissioning ceremonies take place aboard the nuclear-powered attack ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Sen. Henry Jackson, D-Washington, speaks at commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarines USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

Sen. Henry Jackson, D-Washington, speaks at commissioning ceremonies f...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

An overall view of commissioning ceremonies taking place for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

An overall view of commissioning ceremonies taking place for the nucle...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

CAPT Thomas H. Anderson commanding officer of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698), speaks during the ship's commissioning ceremonies

CAPT Thomas H. Anderson commanding officer of the nuclear-powered atta...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

RADM Carl A. Brettschneider salutes during commissioning ceremonies for the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698)

RADM Carl A. Brettschneider salutes during commissioning ceremonies fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

A starboard quarter view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698), with distinguished guest on the speakers platform during commissioning ceremonies

A starboard quarter view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS B...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

Mrs. Henry Jackson receives flowers from CAPT Thomas H. Anderson, commanding officer of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS BREMERTON (SSN-698), during the ship's commissioning ceremonies

Mrs. Henry Jackson receives flowers from CAPT Thomas H. Anderson, comm...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, New London State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Phan Roger G. Pineda Rel... more

A starboard beam view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS SAM HOUSTON (SSN-609) underway in the Hood Canal

A starboard beam view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS SAM ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Bangor State: Washington (WA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Gregory P. White-Wiegnad Rele... more

A bow view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI (SSN-705) sliding down the ways at the conclusion of the launching ceremony

A bow view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine CITY OF CORPUS CHRI...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: G. D. Electric Boat Division ... more

Lilla Tower, sponsor, breaks a bottle and christens the nuclear-powered attack submarine CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI (SSN-705), as distinguished guests look on during the launching ceremony

Lilla Tower, sponsor, breaks a bottle and christens the nuclear-powere...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: G. D. Electric Boat Division ... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman addresses guests attending the launching ceremony for the nuclear-powered attack submarine CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI (SSN-705). Seated behind him are Lilla Tower, far left, sponsor; ADM James D. Watkins, far right, deputy chief of naval operations; and Senator John Tower, R-Texas

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman addresses guests attending the la...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: G. D. Electric Boat Division ... more

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI (SSN-705) in the water at the conclusion of the launching ceremony

A starboard bow view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine CITY OF C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: G. D. Electric Boat Division ... more

An aerial port quarter view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI (SSN-705) sliding into the water at the conclusion of the launching ceremony. In the background is the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine FLORIDA (SSBN-728) under construction

An aerial port quarter view of the nuclear-powered attack submarine CI...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: G. D. Electric Boat Division ... more

A bow view of the Los Angeles class nuclear-powered attack submarine CITY OF CORPUS CHRISTI (SSN-705) sliding down the ways at the completion of the launch ceremony

A bow view of the Los Angeles class nuclear-powered attack submarine C...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: GEN. Dynamics Elec. Boat Div.... more

Chaplain (CMDR.) R.C. Mellett exchanges salutes with side boys at the conclusion of the commissioning of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS DALLAS (SSN-700)

Chaplain (CMDR.) R.C. Mellett exchanges salutes with side boys at the ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Mcdill Release Status: R... more

Chaplain (CMDR.) R.C. Mellett gives the invocation during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered attack submarine USS DALLAS (SSN-700)

Chaplain (CMDR.) R.C. Mellett gives the invocation during the commissi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH2 Mcdill Release Status: R... more

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with a crewman on deck and open missile tubes during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries Trident C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ball...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with some open missile tubes during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries Trident C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ball...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

Electronics Technician 2nd Class (Submarines) (ET2) M. Pittinger, in the hatchway, loads equipment aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) during precommissioning preparations. The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Electronics Technician 2nd Class (Submarines) (ET2) M. Pittinger, in t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with a crewman on deck and some open missile tubes during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries Trident C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ball...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with missile tubes open and crewmen on her deck during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries Trident C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ball...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

Three crewmen in the control room simulate diving operations during precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). From left, CHIEF Machinist's Mate S. I. Brown, CHIEF of Watch; SA W. L. Roberts, Stern Planesman; and ENS P. Price, diving officer

Three crewmen in the control room simulate diving operations during pr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with missile tubes open during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries Trident C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered fleet ball...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

Crewmen eat in the dining hall during precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726)

Crewmen eat in the dining hall during precommissioning duty aboard the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

Rep. Norman D. Dicks, D-Washington, addresses guests and spectators attending the launching ceremony for the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine HENRY M. JACKSON (SSBN-730)

Rep. Norman D. Dicks, D-Washington, addresses guests and spectators at...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr., center, and Joan Clark, wife of national security advisor William P. Clark, observe activities taking place during the launching ceremony for the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine HENRY M. JACKSON (SSBN-730)

Secretary of the Navy John F. Lehman Jr., center, and Joan Clark, wife...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

David S. Lewis, chairman of the board of General Dynamics Corp., addresses guests and spectators attending the launching ceremony for the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine HENRY M. JACKSON (SSBN-730)

David S. Lewis, chairman of the board of General Dynamics Corp., addre...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... more

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with crewmen on deck and missile tubes opened during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries TRIDENT C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Five crewmen watch television in the crew lounge during precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The men are, clockwise from right, IC1 (SS) D.M. Geske, MM2 (SS) P. A. Risley, TM1 (SS) Murphy, ST3 (SS) R. Antinson and EM1 (SS) P.W. Oakes. The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Five crewmen watch television in the crew lounge during precommissioni...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with missile tubes opened during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries TRIDENT C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched missiles (SLBM)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Crewmen eat in the dining hall during precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen eat in the dining hall during precommissioning duty aboard the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Four crewmen play cards game in the crew lounge aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The crewmen are assigned to precommissioning duty aboard the submarine built by General Dynamics Corp

Four crewmen play cards game in the crew lounge aboard the nuclear-pow...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with crewmen on deck and missile tubes opened during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries TRIDENT C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Four crew members participate in a simulated missile firing in the control room during precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The participants are, from left, MT2 (SS) G. Lindquist, FTB2 (SS) Brian Douglass, FTB3 (SS) Brian King and FTB1 (SS) David Starnes

Four crew members participate in a simulated missile firing in the con...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Electronics Technician 2nd Class (Submarines) (ET2) (SS) M. Pittinger, in the hatchway, and a Navy Industrial Relations Activity (NIRA) crewmen load equipment aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) during precommissioning preparations. The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Electronics Technician 2nd Class (Submarines) (ET2) (SS) M. Pittinger,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Electronic Technician 2nd Class (Submarines) (ET2) (SS) Steven W. Lockhart Jr., seated, navigation watchman, and Electronics Technician 1ST Class (Submarines) (ET1) (SS) Cecil T. Parrish, navigation supervisor, look at papers during precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Electronic Technician 2nd Class (Submarines) (ET2) (SS) Steven W. Lock...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

A port quarter view of the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) underway during final sea trials before commissioning. The submarine was built by General Dynamics

A port quarter view of the nuclear-powered strategic missile submarine...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Anderson Release Status:... more

Crewmen eat in the crew mess during precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO was built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen eat in the crew mess during precommissioning duty aboard the n...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

A view of the harbor, looking toward shore, as families of crewmen gather on a rock in the foreground to watch the final precommissioning sea trials of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., is visible, center, near the shore

A view of the harbor, looking toward shore, as families of crewmen gat...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Crewmen eat in the crew's mess during precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen eat in the crew's mess during precommissioning duty aboard the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Anderson Release Status:... more

Personnelman 2nd Class (Submarines) Steven M. Krueger uses word processing equipment during precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Personnelman 2nd Class (Submarines) Steven M. Krueger uses word proces...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Anderson, Dale, L./PH1 Relea... more

Missile Technician SEAMAN (MTSN) M. A. Frazer checks a gauge in the lower ballistic missile compartment of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) during precommissioning preparations. The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Missile Technician SEAMAN (MTSN) M. A. Frazer checks a gauge in the lo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Crewmen participate in a simulated missile firing in the control room during precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries TRIDENT C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

Crewmen participate in a simulated missile firing in the control room ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale L. Anderson Release... more

Fire Control Technician B 1ST Class (Submarines) (FTB1) (SS) David Starnes sits at a control room console and participates in a simulated missile firing during precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries Trident C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

Fire Control Technician B 1ST Class (Submarines) (FTB1) (SS) David Sta...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: PH1 Dale Anderson Release St... more

Crewmen with lunch trays in the dining hall during precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen with lunch trays in the dining hall during precommissioning du...

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The drink machines in the crew mess aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO was built by General Dynamics Corp

The drink machines in the crew mess aboard the nuclear-powered fleet b...

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A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with a crewman on its deck and its missile tubes open during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries TRIDENT C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBMs)

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic ...

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Crewmen watch television while sitting at a table in the crew lounge aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The crewmen are assigned to precommissioning duty aboard the submarine built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen watch television while sitting at a table in the crew lounge a...

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Three crewmen work in the control room as a fourth crewman looks on from behind during precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The three men at work are, from left, ENS P. Price, IC2 (SS) Berge and MMC S. I. Brown

Three crewmen work in the control room as a fourth crewman looks on fr...

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Interior Communications Electrician 1ST Class (Submarines) (ICI) (SS) D. M. Geske uses exercise equipment while he is assigned to precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The ship was built by General Dynamics Corp

Interior Communications Electrician 1ST Class (Submarines) (ICI) (SS) ...

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A view of the control room during a lull in precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

A view of the control room during a lull in precommissioning activitie...

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Missile Technician 1ST Class (Submarines) (MT1) (SS) Bruce Gelinas sits at a control room console and participates in a simulated missile firing aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine built by General Dynamics Corp., carries TRIDENT C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles (SLBM)

Missile Technician 1ST Class (Submarines) (MT1) (SS) Bruce Gelinas sit...

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Electronics Technicians 2nd Class (Submarines) (ET2) (SS) Steven W. Lockhart Jr., using the telephone, and James R. Fackler man their stations during a precommissioning exercise aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Electronics Technicians 2nd Class (Submarines) (ET2) (SS) Steven W. Lo...

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Crewmen in the control room prepare for a simulated diving operation during precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen in the control room prepare for a simulated diving operation d...

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Missile Technician SEAMAN (MTSN) M. A. Frazer checks a gauge in the lower ballistic missile compartment of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) during precommissioning preparations. The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Missile Technician SEAMAN (MTSN) M. A. Frazer checks a gauge in the lo...

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Crewmen relax in the berthing area of the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO, which was built by General Dynamics Corp., will be commissioned on November 11, 1981

Crewmen relax in the berthing area of the nuclear-powered fleet ballis...

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Fire Control Technician B 1ST Class (Submarines) (SS) (FTB1) David Starnes, seated, fire control supervisor, and Fire Control Technician B 3rd Class (FTB3) (SS) Brian King participate in a simulated missile firing in the control room during the precommissioning activities aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Fire Control Technician B 1ST Class (Submarines) (SS) (FTB1) David Sta...

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A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) with its missile tubes opened during precommissioning activities. The submarine, built by General Dynamics Corp., carries Trident C-4 (UGM-96) submarine-launched ballistic missiles

A deck view, looking toward the bow, of the nuclear-powered ballistic ...

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Six crewmen relax in a crew lounge aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO, which was built by General Dynamics Corp., will be commissioned on Nov. 11, 1981

Six crewmen relax in a crew lounge aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ba...

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The dessert line in the crew mess aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO was built by General Dynamics Corp

The dessert line in the crew mess aboard the nuclear-powered fleet bal...

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A port view of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726) being escorted by two large harbor tugs following its final sea trials before commissioning. The tugboats are the METACOM (YTB-829) and the NEGWAGON (YTB-834). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

A port view of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (S...

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Crewmen stand in line to get a meal in the crew mess aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The crewmen are assigned to precommissioning duty aboard the submarine built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen stand in line to get a meal in the crew mess aboard the nuclea...

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Six crewmen relax around a table in the crew lounge aboard the nuclear-powered fleet ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The crewmen are assigned to precommissioning duty aboard the submarine built by General Dynamics Corp

Six crewmen relax around a table in the crew lounge aboard the nuclear...

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A bare-chested crewman uses exercise equipment while he is assigned to precommissioning duty aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The ship was build by General Dynamics Corp

A bare-chested crewman uses exercise equipment while he is assigned to...

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Crewmen work in the control room during a precommissioning exercise aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen work in the control room during a precommissioning exercise ab...

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Crewmen stand near the sail of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726) while it is secured during the commissioning ceremony. The "Good Luck Ohio" sign to the left is being displayed on the hull of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine GEORGIA (SSBN-729)

Crewmen stand near the sail of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile s...

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CAPT Alton K. Thompson, left, commanding officer (blue crew), and CAPT Arlington F. Campbell, commanding officer (gold crew), stand near the sail of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726) before presenting flowers to a distinguished guest during the commissioning ceremony. The union jack is waving in the background

CAPT Alton K. Thompson, left, commanding officer (blue crew), and CAPT...

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ADM Thomas B. Hayward, chief of naval operations, arrives for the commissioning ceremony aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

ADM Thomas B. Hayward, chief of naval operations, arrives for the comm...

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Crewmen use the hatch to go below following the commissioning ceremony aboard the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

Crewmen use the hatch to go below following the commissioning ceremony...

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CAPT Arlington F. Campbell, commanding officer (gold crew), speaks at the commissioning of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO was built by General Dynamics Corp

CAPT Arlington F. Campbell, commanding officer (gold crew), speaks at ...

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ADM Hyman G. Rickover, deputy assistant secretary for naval reactors, Department of Energy, speaks at the commissioning of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726). The submarine was built by General Dynamics Corp

ADM Hyman G. Rickover, deputy assistant secretary for naval reactors, ...

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ADM Thomas B. Hayward, chief of naval operations, kisses the hand of Barbara Bush, wife of Vice President George H. W. Bush, while other officers look on during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO was built by General Dynamics Corp

ADM Thomas B. Hayward, chief of naval operations, kisses the hand of B...

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A port bow view of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726) secured in the water during its commissioning. The partially-constructed nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine GEORGIA (SSBN-729) is nearby displaying a "Good Luck Ohio" banner

A port bow view of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS...

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ADM Hyman G. Rickover, right, and Sen. and Mrs. John Glenn (D-Ohio) stand together during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726). Mrs. Glenn is sponsor of the submarine which was built by General Dynamics Corp

ADM Hyman G. Rickover, right, and Sen. and Mrs. John Glenn (D-Ohio) st...

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ADM Hyman G. Rickover, deputy assistant secretary for naval reactors, Department of Energy, speaks at the commissioning of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO was built by General Dynamics Corp

ADM Hyman G. Rickover, deputy assistant secretary for naval reactors, ...

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Two crewmen salute during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726). The OHIO was built by General Dynamics Corp

Two crewmen salute during the commissioning of the nuclear-powered bal...

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CAPT Alton K. Thompson, center, commanding officer (blue crew), gives ADM Hyman G. Rickover, left, deputy assistant secretary for naval reactors, Department of Energy, and Vice President George H. W. Bush a tour of the nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine USS OHIO (SSBN-726) following the commissioning ceremony. The OHIO was built by General Dynamics Corp

CAPT Alton K. Thompson, center, commanding officer (blue crew), gives ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Submarine Base, Groton State: Connecticut (CT) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: LT Carl Begy Release Status:... more