famous ship, weather, and a long-lost submarine....
of the USS Oceanographer (AGS 3) At one time the $3,000,000 luxury yacht of J.P. Morgan,
Sr., the USS OCEANOGRAPHER (AGS 3) began service as a commissioned
vessel ( for the second time ) on 15 August 1942 at the Norfolk
Shipbuilding and Drydock Company's yards, Norfolk, Va.
think we are looking at the Japanese sub!"
Kalvaitis of NOAA Research's National Undersea Research Program
(NURP) provides an eyewitness account of that day which led to
the discovery of that long lost Japanese midget submarine that
was used in an attempted underwater attack of Pearl Harbor, one
hour before the air assault.