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|489k||4 photo PDF showing H-4 (SS-147) with General Arrangement, Outboard Profile; Superstructure, Inboard Profile; Battery Deck & Various Sections, 1918.||National Archives Identifier: 75841758
Photo courtesy of catalog.archives.gov
Photo added 06/02/18.
|77k||H-9 (SS-152) launching day, 23 November 1918 at Puget Sound Navy Yard, Bremerton, WA.||USN photo courtesy of Ric Hedman.|
|410k||Four unknown H-boats at San Pedro, California, late 1910s.||Photo i.d. courtesy of Ric Hedman.
Photo by Mark Jay Goebel/Getty Images, courtesy of gettyimages.com.
|51k||H-3 (SS-30) on the left, possibly with the H-9 (SS-152), on the right & Cheyenne (M-10) in the background at Bremerton, WA., circa 1918-22.||USN photo courtesy of Robert M. Cieri.
Partial text courtesy of DANFS.
|2.84k||Two views of an unidentified H boat at Johnson Wharf.||Photo i.d. courtesy of Ric Hedman.
Photos # CVA 260-80 & 260-94 courtesy of James Crookall via searcharchives.vancouver.ca courtesy of John Hummel, USN (Retired).
|700k||NOT TWO SPEEDING MOTORBOATS in the N. Y. Y. C.'s annual Block Island run, but one of your Uncle Samuel's latest type submarines coming to the surface with a rush after a deep dive in a choppy sea somewhere along the Pacific Coast.
Top photo is an H-boat surfacing, probably off San Pedro, Ca. Possibility it could be the H-9 (SS-152) as she did a series of dive surface photo ops for the record.
|Photo & text i.d. courtesy of Ric Hedman. |
Photo by Underwood.
Image and text provided by Library of Congress, Washington, DC.
Photo from New-York Tribune. (New York [N.Y.]) 1866-1924, 7 August 1921, Image 57, via chroniclingamerica.loc.gov.
|94k||H-9 (SS-152) on maneuvers, probably in the Pacific, possibly circa early 20's.||USN photo # 19-N-20292, from (NARA), courtesy of Daniel Dunham.|
|69k||H-9 (SS-152), submerging, circa 1922.||USNHC photo # NH 53612.|
|31k||H-9 (SS-152), H-6 (SS-149) & H-5 (SS-148) at San Pedro, CA. circa early 1920's. The two left hand boats can't be positively identified as H-class submarines. The men have been doing their laundry and it is drying in the sunshine. The notation on the back of the photo says these boats are moored at "Berth 'M' Pedro".||USN photo courtesy of Ric Hedman.|
|NR||Starting a 5,000-mile journey, which will end at their own graveyard,twelve H and L type submarines left the Navy base at San Pedro, CA, recently, bound for Hampton Roads, VA. through the Panama Canal. Upon arrival on the East coast they are to be decommissioned and cut up for scrap iron.|
Eleven of the boats were:
|Image and text provided by Louisiana State University; Baton Rouge, LA
Photo from The Weekly Iberian. (New Iberia, La.) 1894-1946, 19 August 1922, Image 2, courtesy of chroniclingamerica.loc.gov.
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