USS Skate at the North Pole

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USS Skate at the North Pole

Postby Dave Saxton » Sat Sep 02, 2017 3:55 pm

https://wattsupwiththat.com/2009/04/26/ ... -so-thick/

There's a better photo somewhere I have seen.
Entering a night sea battle is an awesome business.The enveloping darkness, hiding the enemy's.. seems a living thing, malignant and oppressive.Swishing water at the bow and stern mark an inexorable advance toward an unknown destiny.

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Re: USS Skate at the North Pole

Postby Dave Saxton » Sun Sep 03, 2017 1:48 pm

The official USN Skate photo page:

http://www.navsource.org/archives/08/08578.htm
Entering a night sea battle is an awesome business.The enveloping darkness, hiding the enemy's.. seems a living thing, malignant and oppressive.Swishing water at the bow and stern mark an inexorable advance toward an unknown destiny.


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