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USS Nautilus SSN-571 laid down

69 years ago today, on 14 June 1952 the world's first operational nuclear-powered submarine, USS Nautilus SSN-571 was laid down at General Dynamics.
Submarine Forde Museum Association, Home of the USS Nautilus, Groton, CT

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HNLMS Tonijn (S805) launched

56 years ago today, on 14 June 1965 Dutch Potvis-class submarine HNLMS Tonijn (S805) was launched at Wilton-Fijenoord, Schiedam Netherlands.
MuseumShip at Marinemuseum, Den Helder, Netherlands

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USNS Hiddensee opened to the public

24 years ago today, on 14 June 1997 Tarantul I-class missile corvette USNS Hiddensee was opened to the public at Battleship Cove.
Here see at the Naval Sea Systems Command facility at Solomons Annex om August  25 1993
USNS Hiddensee at Battleship Cove, Fall River, MA

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USS Edson DD-946 leaves the Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum

17 years ago today, on 14 June 2004 Forrest Sherman-class destroyer USS Edson DD-946 leaves the Intrepid Sea Air and Space Museum in new York city for Philadelphia inactive ship maintenance facility.
Saginaw Valley Naval Ship Museum USS Edson DD946, Bay City, MI

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