USS Bowfin Submarine

2016_TAM_3567_D500_2016_TAM_3576_D500@ Pearl Harbor, Hawaii

August 2016

Launched one year to the day after the events of December 7, 1941, the submarine USS Bowfin is dubbed the “Pearl Harbor Avenger”  She completed nine successful patrols during World War II before her first decommissioning in 1947.  USS Bowfin would be recommissioned two more times before her final retirement in 1971.  Since 1981, she has been open to public tours at the USS Bowfin Submarine Museum and Park in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, next to the USS Arizona Memorial Visitor Center.  Nikon D500 w/18-200mm, processed with Aperture and Panorama Stitcher (ten images, 125 MP resolution at full size)

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