USS Torsk Photo Album

The following photographs taken by Howard Hershberger are protected by copyright 2002. They may not be published in any form or reproduced, except for personal use, without the permission of Howard Hershberger.


August or September 1954.

Practice torpedo recovery from destroyer 26' Motor Whaleboat, in the Gulf Stream.


Torsk crew rigs topside for recovery of the practice torpedo, under tow by the 26' Motor Whaleboat from the distant destroyer.


26' Motor Whaleboat crew with torpedo under tow.


Torsk crew prepares the topside crane as the 26' Motor Whaleboat comes alongside.


A line comes across....