Articles and Writings

Items in this consist of a narrative written by Dr. Shilling documenting the rescue of seamen from the USS Squalus in the hours after the submarine sunk in May 1939, a 1939 Life Magazine article reporting on the rescue of the 33 surviving seamen, and a 1939 article reporting on the proposed method of recovery of the submarine.

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We Rescue The Men From The U. S. S. Squalus

May 1939
First person narrative of the rescue the seamen from the USS Squalus, May 1939

Picture of the Week

Article describing the rescue of the seamen trapped onboard the USS Squalus after is sank in May 1939

The Raising of the Squalus

Article describing the rescue of seamen trapped in the USS Squalus and the proposed recovery of the submarine.