Starboard view of USS Whale off Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, California, United States, 21 Apr 1945

Caption   Starboard view of USS Whale off Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, California, United States, 21 Apr 1945 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy via
Identification Code   2881-45
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 9 Sep 2013

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1. Anonymous says:
26 May 2014 04:00:30 PM

Great work! My father, Lt. Cmdr. Peter B. Nalle, served on the Whale in 1994-45. I often heard about the dog (but none of the serious stuff) so it was great to see a picture of her.

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