Please spend a moment in silence for these departed shipmates.

The following is a listing of submarines on Eternal Patrol with their entire crews:

USS SHARK (SS-174) 11FEB42 58 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack, Makassar Strait, Celebes Island

USS GRUNION (SS-216) 30JUL42 70 LOST
Unknown causes off Kiska Island, Aleutians

USS ARGONAUT (SS-166) 10JAN43 105 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack in Java Sea

USS AMBERJACK (SS-219) 16FEB43 74 LOST
Japanese Air/Surface Attack in Solomon Sea

USS GRAMPUS (SS-207) 5MAR43 71 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack, Solomon Islands

USS TRITON (SS-201) 15MAR43 74 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack off New Guinea

USS PICKEREL (SS-177) 3APR43 74 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack off Honshu, Japan

USS RUNNER (SS-275) JUN43 78 LOST
Possible Japanese Mine between Midway Island and Japan

USS POMPANO (SS-181) SEP43 76 LOST
Possible Japanese Mine off Honshu, Japan

USS GRAYLING (SS-209) 12SEP43 76 LOST
Unknown causes along approaches to Manila, P.I.

USS CISCO (SS-290) 28SEP43 76 LOST
Japanese Air/Surface Attack in Sulu Sea

USS DORADO (SS-248) 12OCT43 76 LOST
Air Attack in S.W. Atlantic

USS WAHOO (SS-238) 11OCT43 80 LOST
Japanese Air/Surface Attack in La Perouse Strait off Japan

USS CORVINA (SS-226) 16NOV43 82 LOST
Japanese Submarine Attack off Truk

USS CAPELIN (SS-289) 2DEC43 78 LOST
Unconfirmed Japanese Surface Attack in Celebes Sea

USS SCORPION (SS-278) 5JAN44 76 LOST
Possible Japanese Mine in Yellow Sea off China

USS GRAYBACK (SS-208) 27FEB44 80 LOST
Japanese Air/Surface Attack off Okinawa

USS TROUT (SS-202) 29FEB44 81 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack in Philippine Sea

USS GUDGEON (SS-211) 12MAY44 78 LOST
Japanese Air/Surface Attack in Northern Marianas

USS HERRING (SS-233) 1JUN44 84 LOST
Japanese Shore Battery off Matsuwa Island, Kuriles

USS S-28 (SS-133) 4JUN44 50 LOST
Foundered off Hawaiian Islands

USS GOLET (SS-361) 14JUN44 82 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack off Honshu, Japan

USS ROBALO (SS-273) 26JUL44 78 LOST
Possible Japanese Mine off Palawan 4 POWs

USS HARDER (SS-257) 24AUG44 79 LOST
Japanese Depth Charge Attack off Luzon, P.I.

USS SEAWOLF (SS-197) 30OCT44 99 LOST
USS ROWELL off Morotai Island

USS ESCOLAR (SS-294) 17OCT44 82 LOST
Possible Japanese Mine in Yellow Sea off China

USS SHARK (SS-314) 24OCT44 87 LOST
Japanese Depth Charge Attack off Formosa

USS ALBACORE (SS-218) 7NOV44 86 LOST
Possible Japanese Mine between Honshu and Hokkaido, Japan

USS GROWLER (SS-215) 8NOV44 85 LOST
Possible Japanese Surface Attack in South China Sea

USS SCAMP (SS-277) 11NOV44 83 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack in Tokyo Bay area

USS SWORDFISH (SS-193) 12JAN45 89 LOST
Possible Japanese Surface Attack or Mine off Okinawa

USS BARBEL (SS-316) 4FEB45 81 LOST
Japanese Air Attack off entrance to Palawan Passage

USS KETE (SS-369) MAR45 87 LOST
Unknown causes between Okinawa and Midway

USS TRIGGER (SS-237) 28MAR45 89 LOST
Japanese Air/Surface Attack in East China Sea

USS SNOOK (SS-279) 8APR 45 84 LOST
Unknown causes off Formosa

USS LAGARTO (SS-371) 4MAY45 85 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack in Gulf of Siam

USS BONEFISH (SS-223) 18JUN45 85 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack off Honshu, Japan

USS BULLHEAD (SS-332) 6AUG45 84 LOST
Japanese Air Attack off Bali Coast

USS THRESHER (SSN-593) 10APR63 129 LOST
Operational off New England Coast

USS SCORPION (SSN-589) 22MAY68 99 LOST
Possible Torpedo Detonation off Azores


The following is a listing of boats lost taking portions of their crews on Eternal Patrol:

USS F4 (SS-23) 25MAR15 21 LOST
Battery Explosion off Honolulu

USS F1 (SS-20) 16DEC17 19 LOST
Rammed off Honolulu

USS G2 (SS-27) 30JUL19 3 LOST
Foundered in Long Island Sound

USS H1 (SS-28) 12MAR20 4 LOST
Foundered off Santa Margarita Island, CA

USS O5 (SS-66) 20OCT23 3 LOST
Rammed in Limon Bay, Canal Zone

USS S51 (SS-162) 25SEP25 33 LOST
Rammed off Block Island, Rhode Island

USS SQUALUS (SS-192) 23MAY39 26 LOST
Foundered off Portsmouth, New Hampshire (boat salvaged and recommissioned under a new name)

USS O9 (SS-70) 20JUN41 33 LOST
Foundered off Isle of Shoals

USS SEALION (SS-195) 10DEC41 4 LOST
Japanese Air Attack, Cavite Navy Yard, P.I.

USS S26 (SS-131) 24JAN42 46 LOST
Collision in Gulf of Panama

USS R12 (SS-89) 12JUN43 42 LOST
Foundered off Key West, Florida

USS S44 (SS-155) 7OCT43 55 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack is Sea of Okhotsk

USS SCULPHIN (SS-191) 19NOV43 12 LOST
Japanese Surface Attack off Truk 51 POWs

USS TULLIBEE (SS-284) 26MAR44 79 LOST
Circular run of own Torpedo off Palau Islands

USS FLIER (SS-250) 13AUG44 78 LOST
Japanese Mine in Balabac Strait

USS TANG (SS-306) 24OCT44 78 LOST
Circular run of own Torpedo in Formosa Strait

USS COCHINO (SS-345) 26AUG49 1 LOST
Battery Explosion off Norway



The following boats have crewmembers on Eternal Patrol as a result of incidents which did not result in the direct loss of the boat:

USS S49 (SS-160) 40APR26 4 LOST
Battery Explosion, SubBase New London, Boat survived

USS S4 (SS-109) 17DEC27 40 LOST
Rammed off Provincetown, Massachusetts, Boat salvaged

USS SEADRAGON (SS-194) 10DEC41 1 LOST
Japanese Air Attack, Cavite Navy Yard, P.I., Boat survived

USS BASS (SS-164) 1942 25 LOST
Flooding off Panama Canal, Boat survived

USS PERCH (SS-176) 3MAR42 6 POWs
Scuttled after Japanese Depth Charge Attack

USS GROWLER (SS-215) 7FEB43 3 LOST
Surface action with Japanese vessel

USS GRENADIER (SS-210) 22APR43 4 POWs
Scuttled after Japanese Air Attack, Malay Peninsula

USS TUSK (SS-426) 26AUG49 6 LOST
Assisting USS COCHINO off Norway, Boat survived

USS BONEFISH (SS-582) 24APR88 3 LOST
Fire and Explosion off Florida, Boat decommissioned