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Fleet Submarines of World War Two

Warship's Data Special

By Walkowiak, Thomas F.
1988, Pictorial Histories Publishing Company
ISBN 0933126727
Paperback, 48 pages, 84 photos, full color center spread

Descripton: The book gives a good overview of the US Fleet Submarines of BALAO, TENCH and GATO classes, 1940-1945. The short text tells us about development history and lists the submarines' disposition. There are lots of photographs of the boats from afar and near. In particular, we see the details of the submarines' fittings (periscope, gun, radar). Color plates illustrate the camouflage schemes used.

The following pages link to this title
Allied Warship Class. Balao
Allied Warship Class. Gato
Allied Warship Class. Tench