Officers and crew of submarine USS Cuttlefish, date unknown, photo 1 of 2

Caption   Officers and crew of submarine USS Cuttlefish, date unknown, photo 1 of 2 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseLloyd Lattimer courtesy Don Gaskill
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Added Date 2 Nov 2008

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1. Anonymous says:
25 May 2012 02:00:40 PM

Just saw this today. My dad was Russell Connor Thomas (WO-1) who was in the engine room. Thanks for putting this on the Internet! If you have any more shots of the men of the Cuttlefish, please post them!

Charles W. (Bill) Thomas
Waco, TX 76710
2. Randy Pendleton says:
16 Aug 2012 10:23:10 AM

My father, C Rex Pendleton, (first row left, CPO cross legged) was on this sub during WWII
great to see more photo's...I have more!

Randy Pendleton,USN Musician retired
3. William A Wallace says:
3 Mar 2014 12:06:57 PM

Norman Vincent Benedict Served on this ship. My High School buddies dad, passed on January 27th 2014.
4. James R. Treat says:
15 Jan 2016 06:34:29 PM

My brother, Richard W. Treat, served as the radio man on the cuttlefish during the early days of WWII
5. Carol Evans Bechtel says:
8 Feb 2016 11:32:55 AM

My father was also aboard during WWII. Front row
3rd from left. I have a lot of info from that time, is
there a museum that might want it?
6. Steve Heckman says:
30 Jan 2018 10:02:19 AM

I have a copy of a similar photo. It turns out its not the same one! My uncle Harry Michael is in 3d row, right behind the seated officers.

He jointed the navy in 1938, and there were returning from San Diego when the Japanese attached Pearl Harbor.

He later served on the Toro, and the Gato.

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