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Today in sub history - The Turtle!

Postby TMSmalley » Tue Sep 06, 2011 3:51 pm

Cheers to designer and builder David Bushnell and pilot Ezra Lee for executing the first known submarine attack on an enemy warship, Admiral Richard Howe's flagship, the HMS Eagle - Sept 6, 1776.

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Re: Today in sub history - The Turtle!

Postby JWLaRue » Tue Sep 06, 2011 5:25 pm

Tim,

Many thanks for keeping submarine history alive for us!

...do I sense the next topic for our submarine historian's SCR column?

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Re: Today in sub history - The Turtle!

Postby TMSmalley » Tue Sep 06, 2011 8:19 pm

We shall see!
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Re: Today in sub history - The Turtle!

Postby Bigdave » Wed Sep 07, 2011 8:16 am

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Been there, done that! :lol:
One of my personal fave's Tim. :mrgreen: BD.
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