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|208k||Bottle & presentation case from the launch of the O-11 (SS-72) , 29 October 1917.||Photo courtesy of George K. Chastain, Executive Director of The Belle W. Baruch Foundation.|
|293k||Inscription of the presentation case from the launch of the O-11 (SS-72) , 29 October 1917.||Photo courtesy of George K. Chastain, Executive Director of The Belle W. Baruch Foundation.|
|154k||The letter from the Secretary of the Navy, Joesephus Daniels to Mrs. Baruch on the occasion of the christening of the O-11 (SS-72), 1 November 1917.||Photo courtesy of George K. Chastain, Executive Director of The Belle W. Baruch Foundation.|
|86k||Sponsor photos of the O-11 (SS-72) are hard to come by (perhaps non-existent). The O-11 was launched by Mrs. Annie Griffen Baruch. Her daughter Miss Belle W. Baruch sponsored the launching of the Pargo (SS-264) 25 years later.
The sponsor's party appear from left to right:
Mrs. L. Y. Spear, R. (Rene) Samstag, Financier Bernard Mannes Baruch & Miss Belle W. Baruch, on 24 January 1943 at the Electric Boat Co., Groton, CT.
|Electric Boat photo courtesy of George K. Chastain, Executive Director of The Belle W. Baruch Foundation.|
|113k||O-11 (SS-72) fitting out at the Lake Torpedo Boat Company shipyard, Bridgeport, Connecticut on 8 July 1918. Note the Lake T.B. Co. logo in the lower right.||U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph # NH 44549 submitted by Robert Hurst.|
|995k||Bow view of the O-11 (SS-72), R-21 (SS-98), R-22 (SS-99), R-24 (SS-101) & R-27 (SS-104) at the Lake Torpedo Boat Company shipyard, Bridgeport, Connecticut on 7 October 1918.||US National Archives photo # 19 lc 1154 from NARA, College Park, Maryland, courtesy of Sean Hert.|
|60k||O-11 (SS-72), at anchor, circa 1918-24.||USN photo courtesy of Ric Hedman / firstname.lastname@example.org.|
|238k||From inboard to outboard: O-11 (SS-72), O-13 (SS-74), O-14 (SS-75), O-15 (SS-76), O-16 (SS-77), and O-12 (SS-73), at the Washington D.C. Navy Yard, circa 1918-24.||USN photo # 80-G-1024950, from the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), courtesy of Daniel Dunham.|
|81k||O boats possibly in Phila. PA circa 1924: |
From inboard to outboard: unidentified O boat, O-11 (SS-72), O-12 (SS-73), O-16 (SS-77) & O-14 (SS-75).
|USN photo submitted by Charles Worcester.|
|118k||Vice Admiral Vincent Raphael Murphy was the commanding officer of the submarine O-11 (SS-72) from 1929 to 1932. He also served aboard the submarines S-37 (SS-142) from 1924 to 1927; S-11 (SS-116) from 1929 to 1932 and the Texas (BB-35) from 1935 to 1937. The picture was taken when he was the commanding officer of the battleship Alabama (BB-60) in 1944.||Photo from the War Diary Alabama (BB-60) 1942 - 1944 courtesy of Bill Gonyo.|
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