Welcome to the WWII Forums! Log in or Sign up to interact with the community.

USS Grayback found

Discussion in 'Naval Warfare in the Pacific' started by ColHessler, Nov 11, 2019.

  1. ColHessler

    ColHessler Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2010
    Messages:
    1,078
    Likes Received:
    310
    LRusso216 and GRW like this.
  2. GRW

    GRW Pillboxologist WW2|ORG Editor

    Joined:
    Oct 26, 2003
    Messages:
    19,797
    Likes Received:
    2,495
    Location:
    Stirling, Scotland
    Good man, you beat me to it.
     
  3. OpanaPointer

    OpanaPointer I Point at Opana Staff Member Patron   WW2|ORG Editor

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2008
    Messages:
    12,969
    Likes Received:
    3,047
    To absent friends.
     
  4. ColHessler

    ColHessler Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2010
    Messages:
    1,078
    Likes Received:
    310
    It's all good.
     
  5. LRusso216

    LRusso216 Graybeard Staff Member Patron  

    Joined:
    Jan 5, 2009
    Messages:
    13,866
    Likes Received:
    2,329
    Location:
    Pennsylvania
    Saw that on the news last night. Good find. Evidently the team that located it is actively searching for other subs. So far they've found five. Their goal is to locate as many as they can.
     
  6. CAC

    CAC Ace of Spades

    Joined:
    Dec 1, 2010
    Messages:
    6,903
    Likes Received:
    1,398
    A dozen ships in ten missions? That's a busy sub...going down in a pitch black sub waiting for the sides to cave in must be one of the top five worst ways to go, plus knowing you're remains may never be found, not given the religious rights before...they don't pay submariners enough in my opinion. Is it me or has there been an increase in the amount of ships/subs found? Feels/seems like either new technology is having a significant effect and /or there are more people looking?
     
  7. ColHessler

    ColHessler Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2010
    Messages:
    1,078
    Likes Received:
    310
    I think a little of both. Some people actually care to look and have the tech to find them.
     
  8. OpanaPointer

    OpanaPointer I Point at Opana Staff Member Patron   WW2|ORG Editor

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2008
    Messages:
    12,969
    Likes Received:
    3,047
    Kestrel is a very busy boat these days.
     
  9. Biak

    Biak Adjutant Patron  

    Joined:
    Nov 15, 2009
    Messages:
    6,904
    Likes Received:
    1,207
    The rise in tech that has created all those billionaires has had at least one good side effect; enough have so much money they can say " Damn the Cost, full speed ahead"!
     
  10. GRW

    GRW Pillboxologist WW2|ORG Editor

    Joined:
    Oct 26, 2003
    Messages:
    19,797
    Likes Received:
    2,495
    Location:
    Stirling, Scotland
    There certainly seems to have been a spike in expeditions launched/ships found'
     
  11. OpanaPointer

    OpanaPointer I Point at Opana Staff Member Patron   WW2|ORG Editor

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2008
    Messages:
    12,969
    Likes Received:
    3,047
    God bless Paul Allan and all who think like him.
     

Share This Page