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)
> > https://www.history.navy.mil/research/histories/ship-histories/danfs/s/scamp-ii.html
Deck Logs Access: https://www.history.navy.mil/about-us/services-and-policies/deck-log-access.html
National Archives: https://www.archives.gov/
Scamp in Videos
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
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.
Also not the Scamp, but 1967 video footage of the USS Shark conducting conducting anti-submarine warfare maneuvers.
Once again, not the Scamp, but interesting video footage of the USS Skipjack on her sea trials, 13 April 1959.
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