USS Diodon (SS-349) History

1954 (provided by Don Remily, EM2(SS))

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In March, DIODON departed from San Diego for a cruise in the Far East. While providing services for anti-submarine units of the Pacific Fleet, the ship called on the ports of Yokosuka and Sasebo; Nagasaki, Japan; Buckner Bay, Okinawa; and Hong Kong. DIODON returned to San Diego in September 1954.

In October, she participated in "PACETRAEX" 1954.

Memories and Shipmates

Jim Anderson, Diodon Shipmate 1952 to 1955

Christianson of Diodon between 1952 to 1954
(new 04-13-03)

 

R. O. Gary, YN2(SS) to YN1(SS) on Diodon, 1954-1955

 

Lt. (USNR ret) John R. Hathaway, 1953-1954
 
Sailor Rest Your Oars

Gerald W. Jones - Diodon Shipmate from 1953 to 1956
(new 04-13-03)

Dennis A. "Shipwreck" Kelly on Diodon from 1952 to 1955
(new 07-18-03)

 

SO3(SS) Jack Lachnicht, Diodon Shipmate 1952 through 1956
(new 05-15-03)

 

EM2(SS) James B. Payne on Diodon May 1951 to Dec 1954

Irwin Ross on Diodon 1952 to 1954
(New 03-31-05)

 

 

GM2(SS) Billy Joe Thweatt - Diodon Crew Member 1953 & 1954

 

Chuck Venezio, RM3(SS) 1954

 

George Williams, CS3(SS) 1953-1955

 

Warren Zeiller (Flange) - crew of '52 - '55
 

Photos

1954 Photos from Shipmate EM2(SS) Jim Payne


1952 to 1954 Photos of Jim Anderson

1952 to 1954 Photos of Gene Whitney and Shipmates

1952 to 1954 Diodon and Shipmate Photos by Gene Whitney - with 2 or more shipmates

1952 to 1954 Diodon and Shipmate Photos by Gene Whitney -  Part 1: Unidentified - link deleted 06-04-03

1952 to 1954 Diodon and Shipmate Photos by Gene Whitney - Part 2: Shipmates A to H

1952 to 1954 Diodon and Shipmate Photos by Gene Whitney - Part 3: Shipmates J to R

1952 to 1954 Diodon and Shipmate Photos by Gene Whitney - Part 4: Shipmates S to V


EM3(SS) Jim Hickey Photos of Diodon Crew 1953 and 1954
(Started 05-16-04)


 Photos of USS Diodon (SS-349) WestPac 1954 by George Williams


1954 Part 1 slides of Warren Zeiller

1954 Part 2 slides of Warren Zeiller

1954 Part 3 slides  of Warren Zeiller

1954 Part 4 slides of Warren Zeiller WZ