• Short Summary

    America's guided missile submarine 'Grayback' was commissioned today at Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Virginia. The?

  • Description

    America's guided missile submarine 'Grayback' was commissioned today at Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Virginia. The diesel powered 'Grayback', first submarine equipped to fire supersonic 'Regulus 11 missiles, was commissioned by Rear Admiral George L Russell, Commandant of the Twelfth Naval District. Grayback is the second American submarine to bear the name; the first was lost in the last war on her tenth patrol. A number of the next of kin of the original craft were present at the commissioning.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA55WA11NETGWK51VVE0QQWSJ2H
    Media URN:
    VLVA55WA11NETGWK51VVE0QQWSJ2H
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/03/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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