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American Artifacts: USS Torsk, Part I

Baltimore, Maryland
Sunday, October 6, 2013

We visit the USS Torsk submarine in Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Commissioned in December of 1944, the USS Torsk served in the Pacific Theater during World War II. In August of 1945 she sank two Japanese coastal defense frigates, the last enemy warships torpedoed in World War II. Nat Little, an education crew chief with Historic Ships in Baltimore, serves as our guide. This is the first of a two-part program.

Updated: Monday, October 7, 2013 at 10:34am (ET)

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