AIMM Mission

To commemorate America's rich naval and maritime heritage through the preservation and exhibition of historic naval vessels with an emphasis on the era of World War II through the present.

Photographs Related to USS Razorback (SS 394) During the 1960s

1961

USS Razorback (SS-394) operating off the coast of Oahu, HI. Photo by PHC R.A. Carlisle

Photo Caption: "USS Razorback (SS-394) operating off the coast of Oahu, HI. Photo by PHC R.A. Carlisle"

(US Naval Historical Center Photograph USN 201053572)
(Photo dated 10 March 1961)

In this photograph, Razorback has not yet entered the shipyard for her final modifications. She still has the "step sail" that was installed in 1952 as well as the large sonar dome and target blister on deck.


1964

Starboard quarter, bow view of USS Razorback (SS 394). Photo by PH1 J.B. Paul

Photo Caption: "Starboard quarter, bow view of USS Razorback (SS 394). Photo by PH1 J.B. Paul".

(US Naval Historical Center Photograph USN 1107498)
(Photo dated 17 August 1964)

This photograph shows Razorback in her final configuration, with the tall "North Atlantic" sail and smooth exterior lines that she still has today.


These four photographs also show Razorback in her final configuration. No source data is available for these photographs.

Port quarter, bow view of USS Razorback (SS-394)
High-angle starboard bow view of USS Razorback (SS-394)
Low-angle starboard bow view of USS Razorback (SS-394)
Low-angle port forward quarter view of USS Razorback (SS-394)