Pennington, Roscoe Cleveland, EMC

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Last Rank
Chief Petty Officer
Last Primary NEC
EM-3364-Submarine Nuclear Propulsion Plant Supervisor-Electrical
Last Rating/NEC Group
Electrician's Mate
Primary Unit
1961-1963, EM-3364, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1943 - 1963
EM-Electrician's Mate

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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Portsmouth, NH

Date of Passing
Apr 10, 1963
Location of Interment
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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
Submarine Combat Patrol Badge - 4 Patrols

 Duty Stations
Submarine School Enlisted BasicUSS Sea Dragon (SS-194)USS Spikefish (SS-404)USS Chivo (SS-341)
Portsmouth Navy YardNuclear Power School (Staff), Bainbridge, MD, Naval Nuclear Power Training Command (NNPTC)Advancement Schools and CoursesUSS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1943-1943, Submarine School Enlisted Basic
  1943-1944, USS Sea Dragon (SS-194)
  1944-1945, USS Spikefish (SS-404)
  1947-1948, SD-0000, USS Chivo (SS-341)
  1960-1960, EM-0000, Portsmouth Navy Yard
  1960-1960, EM-0000, Nuclear Power School (Staff), Bainbridge, MD, Naval Nuclear Power Training Command (NNPTC)
  1960-1961, EM-3354, Nuclear Power Training School Prototype Training Course
  1961-1963, EM-3364, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1943-1944 USS Seadragon (SS-194)/USS SEADRAGON (SS-194) 9th War Patrol
  1944-1944 USS Seadragon (SS-194)/USS SEADRAGON (SS-194) 10th War Patrol
  1944-1945 USS SPIKEFISH (SS-404) 1st War Patrol
  1945-1945 World War II/Asiatic-Pacific Theater
  1945-1945 USS SPIKEFISH (SS-404) 2nd War Patrol
  1945-1945 USS SPIKEFISH (SS-404) 3rd War Patrol
  1945-1945 USS SPIKEFISH (SS-404) 4th War Patrol
  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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