Help support TMP

"US Navy releases hundreds of documents from ..." Topic

1 Post

All members in good standing are free to post here. Opinions expressed here are solely those of the posters, and have not been cleared with nor are they endorsed by The Miniatures Page.

For more information, see the TMP FAQ.

Back to the Modern Media Message Board

Back to the Cold War (1946-1989) Message Board

Areas of Interest


Featured Hobby News Article

Featured Showcase Article

1:100 M-113s

Personal logo Editor in Chief Bill The Editor of TMP Fezian shows off M-113s painted by Old Guard Painters.

Featured Profile Article

Current Poll

Featured Book Review

Featured Movie Review

354 hits since 26 Sep 2020
©1994-2020 Bill Armintrout
Comments or corrections?

Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP26 Sep 2020 9:38 p.m. PST

…investigation into sinking of Thresher

"The Navy this week released hundreds of pages of previously undisclosed documents of testimony from the classified investigation into the sinking of the USS Thresher, which nearly 60 years later remains the worst submarine disaster in U.S. history.

The documents the first 300 pages of the more than 1,700 pages of testimony from the Court of Inquiry include witnesses and exhibits, findings of fact, opinions, recommendations and initial testimony, and provide insight into what Navy officials knew and their decision-making at the time. Up until this point, only 19 pages of testimony had been made public.

The Navy alerted the families of the Thresher crew members last month that it would be releasing the records. Some of the families have said they've been waiting decades to find out more about what happened…"


Main page


Sorry - only verified members can post on the forums.