The submarine USS Trumpetfish (SS-425) underway off the coast of Puerto Rico. The ship is participating in Unitas XII, twelfth in a series of annual antisubmarine warfare training exercises conducted by Latin American and United States Navy units. Photo taken 27 July 1971. Commissioned on 29 Jan. 1946, Received a Guppy II conversion in 1947 and a Guppy III conversion in 1961. Member of the Cuban Blockade Force in 1962. Decommissioned on 15 Oct. 1973 when it was struck from the Navy List and sold to Brazil.
Categories: Ships and Submarines