Brann, Richard, EN2

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Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Last Primary NEC
EN-3355-Submarine Nuclear Propulsion Plant Mechanical
Last Rating/NEC Group
Primary Unit
1961-1963, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1956 - 1963

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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Somersworth, NH

Date of Passing
Apr 10, 1963
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Was a crewmember of USS THRESHER (SSN-593)

Most likely cause of the sinking was a failure in either a pipe, a pipe valve, or a hull weld, causing flooding near the engine room
Other Comments:
Lost onboard USS THRESHER (SSN-593)
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Submarine Enlisted Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1956, Recruit Training (Bainbridge, MD)
 Duty Stations
US NavyAdvancement Schools and CoursesSubmarine School Enlisted BasicUSS Wahoo (SS-565)
Nuclear Power Training Command (Faculty Staff), Naval Nuclear Power Training Command (NNPTC)NSY PortsmouthUSS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1956-1957, Recruit Training Center (RTC) (Faculty Staff)
  1957-1957, (EN) Engineman A School
  1957-1957, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1957-1959, USS Wahoo (SS-565)
  1959-1961, Nuclear Power Training Command (Faculty Staff), Naval Nuclear Power Training Command (NNPTC)
  1961-1961, NSY Portsmouth
  1961-1963, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1961-1961 Training Exercise - NUSUBEX 3-61
  1962-1962 Training Exercise - NUSUBEX 2-62
  1963-1963 Sinking of the USS Thresher (SSN-593)
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