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|25k|| Commemorative launch day badge from Requin's (SS-481) launching at Portsmouth Navy Yard, Kittery, ME, 1 January 1945. ||Courtesy of James A. Munroe in remembrance of his father Raymond L Munroe Sr. who worked at the yard during WW II and the Korean wars as a chauffeur.|
|35k||Commemorative post mark on the occasion of the Requin's (SS-481) launching at Portsmouth Navy Yard, Kittery, ME, 1 January 1945.||Courtesy of petloveshack.com.|
|148k||Requin (SS-481) and Flying Fish (SS-229) berthed at the Baltimore Inner Harbor for Navy Day activities, 20-27 October 1945.||From the collection of Henry V Roberts, USS Schroeder, submitted in honor of her father by Gail Roberts McGinn via John Chiquoine.
Photo added 02/16/13.
|34k||Starboard side view of the Requin (SS-481) in port, circa 1945-6.||Courtesy of Historic Naval Ships Association (hnsa.org).|
|61k||In 1953, Requin (SSR-481) maintained her schedule of 2d and 6th Fleet operations, but at the end of the year put into Philadelphia for an extensive modernization overhaul. She is pictured here as an SSR.||Photo courtesy of Robert Hurst.
Text courtesy of DANFS.
|633k||Port quarter view of & broadside view the Requin (SSR-481), circa 1949 - 59.||USN photo courtesy of Scott Koen & ussnewyork.com.
Photo added 02/16/13.
|139k||Redfin (SS-272) with the Grampus (SS-523) and other subs alongside AS-18 Orion was taken between 1953-55. The "Nodding idiot" on Redfin was converted to the electronic version in 1956. The other 3 boats are from outboard in Migraine II Requin (SS-481) and Migraine I Burrfish (SS-312) and Tigrone (SS-419). The order of the last 2 might be reversed.|| Text contributed by Larry Derouin.
Photographed and contributed by John Hummel, USN (Retired).
|1.82||Requin (SS-481) during 1954 put into Philadelphia for an extensive modernization overhaul.||Text courtesy of DANFS.
Photo # USN 1042967 scanned by Ryan Crierie, via flickr, courtesy of Stephen Gower.
||Requin (SSR-481) off Philadelphia after an extensive modernization overhaul, 26 July 1954.
||USN photo courtesy of Scott Koen & ussnewyork.com.
||Returning to Norfolk in late January 1958, Requin (SS-481), conducted local operations and cruised off the east coast and into the Caribbean until 7 January 1964.
She is seen here on 24 October 1963.
|USN photo # NPC 1087576, courtesy of Scott Koen & ussnewyork.com.
||845k||Eight page Welcome aboard the Requin (SS-481) PDF.
||Photos courtesy of Scott Koen & ussnewyork.com.
PDF added 02/16/13.
||Shark (SSN-591), in port at San Juan, PR., 1965. Triton (SSN-586) on left, you just see her topside. Redfin, (SS-272) and Requin (SS-481) are outboard of her.
||Photograped and contributed courtesy of John Hummel.
||138k||Loading torpedo aboard Cubera's (SS-347) date 1965, location unknown. The Requin (SS-481) is outboard.||Photo courtesy of John Hummel.
||44k||Redfin (SS-272) inboard of Runner (SS-476), Requin (SS-481) and Argonaut (SS-475) with other subs of SubRon 6, circa mid-late 1960's, at
Norfolk pier #22 D&S.
||Photo courtesy of John Hummel, (USN) retired.
||Requin (SS-481), Suda Bay, Crete, June 1967.
||© Richard Leonhardt
||Requin (SS-481) dockside at Genoa Italy, 1 July 1967.
||Photo courtesy of Carlo Martinelli. |
|473k||Busy port scene as the Requin (SS-481) fills the picture with a broadside view, dockside at Genoa Italy, 1 July 1967.||Photo courtesy of Carlo Martinelli.|
|261k||Requin (SS-481), underway, date and location unknown.||Courtesy of John Hummel.|
|118k||Port side view of the Requin (SS-481), moored on the Ohio River in front of the Carnegie Science Center in Pittsburgh PA.||Photo courtesy of John Hummel.|
|164k||Forward torpedo tubes aboard the Requin (SS-481).||Photo courtesy of John Hummel.|
|166k||Requin's (SS-481) after battery & crew's mess, 29 Sept. 2006.||Photo courtesy of John Hummel.|
|214k||Forward engine room looking aft into after engine room of the Requin (SS-481), 29 Sept. 2006.||Photo courtesy of John Hummel.|
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