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USS Pampanito Video Tour


by Elena Malec.February 2008


Videos 1, 2, 3, 4a, 4b, 5a, 5b, 6


The USS Pampanito (SS-383) was built in 1943 at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in New Hampshire. She measures 311’ 8” long and 27’ 3” across the beam, displaces 1,525 tons when on the surface, and carried a crew of 70 men and 10 officers. The Pampanito made six World War II patrols during which she sank six Japanese ships and damaged four others. (click on picture to enlarge).


Pampanito Video tour pages


Forward torpedo room – video 2

Officers Quarters – video 3

Control Room – video 4a, 4b

Crew’s Birthing – video 5a

Galley – video 5b

After torpedo room, Maneuvering Room, Engine Room

video 6


NOTE. The videos were shot starting from the After Torpedo Room(video 6) where the tour of the vessel begins for visitors.






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