|Catalog Number||C06.506 1-8|
|Title||Launch Models of Submarines built at PNSY|
|Object Name||Token, Commemorative|
Each Chrome-plated model is mounted on a stand and represents a submarine built at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard during World War II. 1940-1942 Models have a periscope above the conning tower and machine gun on deck; each is on a round base engraved with the name of a submarine and NY Portsmouth NH. Submarine names are: USS Grenadier; USS Grayling; USS Drum, USS Haddock, USS Marlin, USS Trout, USS Flying Fish; USS Finback.
|Year Range from||1940|
|Year Range to||1942|
|Dimensions||H-2.125 L-7.125 inches|
|Place of Origin||United States|
Made to commemorate launching of the submarine.
Donor's grandfather was Industrial Officer at PNSY during World War II.
Davis, Henry, F. D. (Capt.)
Davis, Stanley Owen, 1917-1958
Portsmouth Naval Shipyard