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On This Day - September 26

1917L33Laid Down
1931Starfish (S19)Laid Down
1941Tetrarch (N77)HMS Tetrarch torpedoes sinks the Italian merchant Citta di Bastia in the Aegean Sea about 18 nautical miles south of Milos Island, Greece.
1941Tigris (N63)HMS Tigris torpedoes and heavily damages the German auxiliary submarine chaser UJ 1201 off the Rolvsoy Fjord.
1961Trespasser (P312)Scrapped at Gateshead.
1961Oracle (S16)Launched
1963PolarisFirst steam-eject launch of Polaris missile at sea off Cape Canaveral, FL (now Cape Kennedy) from USS Observation Island

LossesSubmarine Badges