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Chiefs’ Table, Early 1970s – Contributed by Robert Chapman

Here is a list of references that provide information on the USS Scamp, and navy ships in general.

Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships (DANFS) – Online Version

> DANFS Entry on the USS Scamp (SSN-588)
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National Archives:

Scamp in Videos

Ships of the United States Navy Fleet 1979 Footage Reel  83684

Ships of the United States Navy Fleet 1979 Footage Reel  83684. Includes the USS Scamp as one of the submarines shown, starting at time 22:18. Also includes some footage of the DSRV-1, and Nautilus as well as three FBMs and a Los Angeles class boat.

Videos Relevant to Scamp

Submarine Service in the 1970s

Not the Scamp, but a video clip of nuclear submarines in 1971, made by the US Navy. Shows interiors of the Thomas Edison and Sturgeon, with interior views of the equipment we had on Scamp.

The Submariners

Also not the Scamp, but 1967 video footage of the USS Shark conducting conducting anti-submarine warfare maneuvers.

USS Skipjack on Sea Trials 1959

Once again, not the Scamp, but interesting video footage of the USS Skipjack on her sea trials, 13 April 1959.


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