Exhibit by Steve Shay Frame 3, Page 6

A History of the Submarines Built at the Mare Island Naval Shipyard

USS Woodrow Wilson SSBN-624
Lafayette class (No reported postmarks)
Launched February 22, 1963

Upper: Launch cover, sponsored by Mare Island Naval Shipyard National Association of Supervisors, shipyard handstamp postmark.
Lower: Commissioning cover, cachet design by Morris Beck, shipyard handstamp postmark.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Commissioned December 27, 1963. Conducted deterrent patrols in Atlantic from Charleston, South Carolina, Rota, Spain and Holy Loch, Scotland. Transferred to Pacific in 1969 operating from Guam. Transferred back to Atlantic 1978. Decommissioned September 1, 1994. Disposed of by scrapping/recycling October 27, 1998.

 

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