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“Vought OS2U Kingfisher floatplane, from USS North Carolina (BB-55) off Truk with nine aviators on board, awaiting rescue by USS Tang (SS-306), 1 May 1944. The plane had landed inside Truk lagoon to recover downed airmen. Unable to take off with such a load, it then taxied out to Tang, which was serving as lifeguard submarine during the 29 April-1 May carrier strikes on Truk.”  (NHHC: 80-G-227991)

“Vought OS2U Kingfisher floatplane, from USS North Carolina (BB-55) off Truk with nine aviators on board, awaiting rescue by USS Tang (SS-306), 1 May 1944. The plane had landed inside Truk lagoon to recover downed airmen. Unable to take off with such a load, it then taxied out to Tang, which was serving as lifeguard submarine during the 29 April-1 May carrier strikes on Truk.” (NHHC: 80-G-227991)

SS 306 USS TANG coula le 25 10 1944 avec sa propre torpille qui fit une course circulaire pres de TAIWAN 7 survivant remontent à la surf prisonnier des JAP ensuite 78 tues

SS 306 USS TANG coula le 25 10 1944 avec sa propre torpille qui fit une course circulaire pres de TAIWAN 7 survivant remontent à la surf prisonnier des JAP ensuite 78 tues

USS Tang Torpedoes Itself! - https://www.historyandheadlines.com/uss-tang-torpedoes-itself/

USS Tang Torpedoes Itself! - https://www.historyandheadlines.com/uss-tang-torpedoes-itself/

USS Tang WWII Museum New Orelans

Guests relive the last battle of the USS Tang submarine and feel a deeper appreciation for the bravery of those who served in underwater warfare.

USS Tang WWII Museum New Orleans

Guests relive the last battle of the USS Tang submarine and feel a deeper appreciation for the bravery of those who served in underwater warfare.

Final Mission: The USS Tang Submarine Experience

Guests relive the last battle of the USS Tang submarine and feel a deeper appreciation for the bravery of those who served in underwater warfare.

USS Tang (SS-306) - Wikipedia

USS Tang was a Balao-class US Navy submarine of World War II. She was built and launched in Picture shows.off Mare Island Navy Yard, December (wikipedia.

Final Mission: The USS Tang Submarine Experience

US Freedom Pavilion: The Boeing Center, New Orleans, Louisiana

USS Tang (SS-306)-Tang was sunk during the last engagement by a circular run of her final torpedo,[9] going down in 180 ft (55 m) of water.78 men were lost, and the nine survivors were subsequently picked up by a Japanese frigate and taken prisoner. This was the only known occasion on which a Momsen lung was used to escape a sunken submarine.

USS Tang was a Balao-class submarine of World War II, the first ship of the United States Navy to bear the name Tang . She was built and launched in In her short career, Tang sank 33 ships totalling tons . Commander Richard O

US Freedom: The Boeing Center

Exhibits and interactive experiences paint the picture of a nation mobilized for war. Plan a visit to New Orleans National WWII Museum and check out their new exhibit in The Boeing Center.

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Lieutenant Commander Richard O'Kane posing with 22 airmen rescued by submarine USS Tang near Truk, Caroline Islands between 29 Apr and 1 May 1944; photo taken at Pearl Harbor in May 1944. (US National Archives)

[Photo] Lieutenant Commander Richard O'Kane posing with 22 airmen rescued by USS Tang near Truk, Caroline Islands between 29 Apr and 1 May 1944; photo taken at Pearl Harbor in May 1944

Lieutenant Commander Richard O'Kane posing with 22 airmen rescued by submarine USS Tang near Truk, Caroline Islands between 29 Apr and 1 May photo taken at Pearl Harbor in May (US National Archives)

Before Richard O’Kane became commander of the wildly successful USS TANG (SS-306), was awarded a Medal of Honor, survived a Japanese POW camp, and attained the rank of rear admiral, he served as ex…

Before Richard O’Kane became commander of the wildly successful USS TANG (SS-306), was awarded a Medal of Honor, survived a Japanese POW camp, and attained the rank of rear admiral, he served as ex…

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History of submarines - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

USS TANG US Navy Original Tang Class GUPPY & SNORKEL Fitted Submarine SS-563 Antique Card Accidentally sunk by circular run of own torpedo in Formosa Strait5 | by UpNorth Memories - Donald (Don) Harrison

USS Tang - The first of the new breed of sub to be designed post - war and as such the first of six Guppy (snorkel) configuration subs being used as test platforms for the first nuclear subs.

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