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|214k||Sections of the pressure hulls of Amberjack (SS-522) and Grampus (SS-523) under construction in the Structural Shop of the Boston Navy Yard ca. 1944. Note: The original print is a Navy copy print which did not include the bottom line of the caption.||USN photo from the National Park Service, Boston National Historical Park, cat. no. BOSTS-10259, courtesy of Stephen P. Carlson, Preservation Specialist, Boston NHP,Charlestown Navy Yard.|
|166k||Grampus (SS-523) commissioning, Pier 8, Boston Naval Shipyard, 26 October 1949.||USN photo from the National Park Service, Boston National Historical Park, Cat. No. BOSTS-11270, courtesy of Stephen P. Carlson, Preservation Specialist, Boston NHP, Charlestown Navy Yard.|
|525k||Commissioning of the Grampus (SS-523), 26 October 1949 at the Boston Navy Yard.||A.P. Wirephoto by Paul A. Queenan courtesy of Tommy Trampp.|
|293k||Commissioning of the Grampus (SS-523), 26 October 1949 at the Boston Navy Yard.||Photo courtesy of ussgrampus.com.|
|222k||Broadside view of a cutout of a GUPPY design.||Photo courtesy of ussgrampus.com.|
|182k||Overhead view of a cutout of a GUPPY design.||Photo courtesy of ussgrampus.com.|
|375k||KEEPING SUB ON EVEN KEEL WHILE SUBMERGED (21 March 1951).||A.P. Wirephoto courtesy of John Hummel, USN (Retired).|
|76k||LCDR Eugene Columbus Barnhardt III was the Commanding Officer of the Grampus (SS-523) from October 1951 to January of 1954.||Photo courtesy of the National Historical Center via Bill Gonyo.|
|88k||Portside view of the Grampus (SS-523) underway, 27 May 1953.||USNI / USN Photo.|
|112k||Grampus (SS-523), underway, circa 1950's.||Courtesy of George M. Arnold.|
|300k||Grampus (SS-523), underway, circa 1950's.||USN photograph courtesy of Scott Koen & ussnewyork.com.|
|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).|
|88k||Grampus (SS-523), coming into the Philadelphia Navy Yard for overhaul, circa early 1960.||Courtesy of John Hummel.|
|887k||Grampus (SS-523) as seen from the Orion (AS-18)), circa 1960-61.||Official USN photo courtesy of John Crawley.|
|83k||Grampus (SS-523) with a fiberglass deficiency at the Norfolk Navy Yard for overhaul, circa mid 1960's. The Redfin (SS-272) is behind her at the D&S Piers in Norfolk.Orion (AS-18) in background with other subs from Subron 6.||Courtesy of John Hummel.|
|758k||Eight page PDF Welcome Aboard the Grampus (SS-523), circa mid 1960's.||USN photo courtesy of Scott Koen & ussnewyork.com.|
|46k||Starboard side view of the Grampus (SS-523), underway, circa mid-late 1960's.||Courtesy of Ron Duffy, IC2(SS), Grampus (SS-523) 1966-68.|
|314k||Port side view of the Grampus (SS-523), underway, circa mid-late 1960's.||Courtesy of Ron Duffy, IC2(SS), Grampus (SS-523) 1966-68.|
|76k||Starboard side view of the Grampus (SS-523), underway, circa mid-late 1960's. Notice a large dent in the superstructure aft of the engine outboards. That was caused by a practice ASROC missile that was supposed to go under us - but didn't!||Photo & text courtesy of Ron Duffy, IC2(SS), Grampus (SS-523) 1966-68.|
|419k||In March 1965, Sea Leopard (SS-483) joined Task Group Alfa, deploying to the Mediterranean and then returning to the Atlantic to participate in ASW exercises with that group until 24 November 1966.
Grampus (SS-523)departed Norfolk 13 May 1966 for the eastern Atlantic and Northern European countries to participate in NATO ASW exercises. Back in Norfolk 30 August, she resumed operations in the Virginia Capes area and Caribbean until sailing 29 December to Philadelphia for repairs in the naval shipyard. Shipshape again, she resumed operations with the Atlantic Fleet.
Both Sea Leopard & Grampus appear here on display in Aarhus, Denmark, summer of 1966.
|Text courtesy of DANFS.|
Photos courtesy of Marco ter Beest.
Photo added 12/14/15.
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|33k||ex-Grampus (SS-523) as the Rio Grande Do Sul (S-11), underway probably off the coast of Brazil.||Brazilian Navy photo by SRPM, via Josť Henrique Mendes, courtesy of naviosdeguerrabrasileiros.hpg.ig.com.br, & submitted by Valdo Novaes.|
|34k||ex-Grampus (SS-523) as the Rio Grande Do Sul (S-11), awaiting to be scrapped by Verolme Estaleiro, 18 June 1981.||Brazilian Navy photo by Renato Gaschler via naviosdeguerrabrasileiros.hpg.ig.com.br, & submitted by Valdo Novaes.|
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