Robert Raymond Managhan, USN

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Ranks

  Cdr.

Decorations

Warship Commands listed for Robert Raymond Managhan, USN


ShipRankTypeFromTo
USS Spikefish (404)Cdr.Submarine24 Mar 194524 Feb 1946

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Events related to this officer

Submarine USS Spikefish (404)


3 May 1945
USS Spikefish (Cmdr Robert R. Manahgan) departed from Guam for her 3rd war patrol, and was ordered to patrol east of Formosa.

13 Jun 1945
USS Spikefish (Cdr. R.R. Managhan) ended her 3rd war patrol at Guam.

8 Jul 1945
USS Spikefish (Cdr. R.R. Managhan) departed from Guam for her 4th war patrol. She was ordered to patrol in the East China and Yellow Seas.

11 Aug 1945
USS Spikefish (Cdr. R.R. Managhan) sank a small Japanese vessel with gunfire in the East China Sea in position 28°37'N, 124°13'E.

14 Aug 1945 (position 29.02, 123.53)
USS Spikefish (Cdr. R.R. Managhan) torpedoed and sank the Japanese submarine I-373 (1660 tons, offsite link) some 190 miles southeast of Shanghai, China in position 29°02'N, 123°53'E. This was the last Japanese submarine sunk in WWII. (1)

21 Aug 1945
USS Spikefish (Cdr. R.R. Managhan) ended her 4th war patrol at Saipan.

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