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GROTON, Conn. (Dec. 20, 2013) The Virginia-class attack submarine USS Missouri (SSN 780) makes her way up the Thames River and home to Submarine Base New London in Groton, Conn., after completing its first overseas deployment. Missouri departed Groton on June 18th for a scheduled six-month deployment during which she operated in the U.S. 6th Fleet area of responsibility. (U.S. Navy photo by John Narewski/Released)


"Sailor reading in his bunk aboard USS CAPELIN at submarine base New London, Conn." Lt. Comdr. Charles Fenno Jacobs, August 1943.


GROTON, Conn (Aug. 31, 2009) The Los Angeles class submarine USS Helena (SSN 725) gets underway from Submarine Base New London to Portsmouth Naval Shipyard in Kittery, Maine. The submarine will be undergo extended maintenance, including several system upgrades over the next 18 months. (U.S. Navy Photo by John Narewski/Released)


The Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Alexandria (SSN 757) departs Souda Bay, Greece.


NORFOLK (Oct. 28, 2011) Sailors assigned to the Virginia-class attack submarine Pre-Commissioning Unit California (SSN 781) board the boat as they bring her to life during a commissioning rehearsal ceremony the day before the Navys newest Virginia-class submarine is commissioned. California is the eighth Virginia-class submarine and will be homeported in Groton, Conn. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Mass Communication Specialist John Osborne/Released)


U.S. Navy NR-1 Nuclear Submarine launched 1969, Groton, Conn. The missions that have been declassified include work on an undersea submarine-detection network, mapping of the ocean floor, and the salvage of parts of the space shuttle Challenger, which exploded over the Atlantic in 1986.


GROTON, Conn. (Jan. 10, 2011) The Los Angeles-class attack submarine USS Memphis (SSN 691) Naval Submarine Base New London to begin her final deployment. Memphis will be decommissioned later this year. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Steven Myers/Released)


Crewmembers of Los Angeles-class fast attack submarine USS Albuquerque (SSN 706) mans the flying bridge as they depart Souda harbor.


New London Submarine Base, Groton, CT