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Lost USS Grunion (SS-216)'42

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Blue Goose Tavern
1931 Bay St
Port Orchard,
360--895-8171

 

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MONTHLY E-BOARD MEETING

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FRA29, 521 S National Ave, Bremerton, WA

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Lost USS Bullhead (SS-332)'45

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Base Storekeeper Visits TTF Bangor

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The Point Casino
7989 NE Salish Ln, Kingston
360) 297-0070

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Lost USS Flier (SS-250)'44

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Lost USS S-39 (SS-144)'42

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The Dugout
4180Kitsap Way, Bremerton
360) 813-1112

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Tony's Pizza
4908Kitsap Way, Bremerton
(360) 479-9117

 

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ANNUAL PICNIC

MEETING 1100

Elks Club, Bremerton, WA

 

Lost USS Harder (SS-257)'44

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Lost USS Cochino (SS-345)'49

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Olive Garden

3204 NW Randall Way
Silverdale

(360) 613-0207

Call for nominations of eligible candidates for the five elected offices to all members on or before August 30.

Re: Bremerton Base Bylaws (ARTICLE VIII. BIENNUAL ELECTIONS)

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Lost Boats in August  USS Grunion (SS-216) was lost on 1-Aug-1942 with the loss of 70 crew when it was sunk near entrance to Kiska (Alaska) Harbor
Sources: R, D, Ros, SFLM
Remarks: Possibly diveable water. WDR states 7-30-42 to 8-6-42

USS S-39 (SS-144) was lost on 14-Aug-1942 when it was destroyed after grounding on reef south of Rossel Island Louisande Archipelago. All the crew were rescued.
Sources: R, D, Ros, SFLM, WDR
Remarks: Hulk reported sighted in 1978

USS Harder (SS-257) was lost on 24-Aug-1944 with the loss of 80 crew when it was sunk off Caiman Point, Luzon, RPI
Sources: R, D, Ros, SFLM, WDR
Remarks: Possibly diveable water.

USS Flier (SS-250) was lost on 13-Aug-1944 with the loss of 80 crew when it was sunk in Balabac Strait near Mantangule Island.
Sources: R, D, Ros, SFLM, WDR
Remarks: One secondary source stated 8 men survived and were taken prisoner. Ros and SFLM state correctly that eight men survived and were rescued by USS Redfin on 30 August 1944.

USS Bullhead (SS-332) was lost on 6-Aug-1945 with the loss of 84 crew when it was sunk in West end of Lombok Strait.
Sources: R, D, Ros, SFLM, WDR

USS Cochino (SS-345) was lost on 26-Aug-1949 when it was sunk in Norwegian Sea after fire, one man from Cochino and 6 men from USS Tusk were lost in the rescue operation.
Sources: R, D, SFLM
 

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