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Memorial U.S.S. Snook (SS 279)

This memorial in Riverfront Park commemorates the USS Snook (SS-279). The USS Snook was one of the 52 American submarines which sunk in the Second World War. On her ninth patrol she and here crew became missing on 8 April 1945. She had sunk 17 vessels and earned 7 battle-stars.

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  • Text: Fedor de Vries
  • Photos: Flickr