Krag, Robert, LCDR

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Last Rank
Lieutenant Commander
Last Primary NEC
112X-Unrestricted Line Officer - Submarine Warfare
Last Rating/NEC Group
Line Officer
Primary Unit
1963-1963, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
Service Years
1950 - 1963
Lieutenant Commander
Lieutenant Commander

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Home State
North Dakota
North Dakota
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Portsmouth, NH

Date of Passing
Apr 10, 1963
Location of Interment
Not Specified
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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Last Known Activity
Was the COMSUBLANT rider on USS Thresher (SSN-593) when lost.

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 Officer Badge

 Duty Stations
US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)USS Franklin D.Roosevelt (CVA-42)Naval Postgraduate School (Faculty Staff)Submarine School Officers Basic
USS Albacore (SS-569)Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair (SUPSHIP)COMNAVSUBFOR/COMSUBLANTUSS Thresher (SSN-593)
  1946-1950, US Naval Academy Annapolis (Faculty Staff)
  1950-1953, USS Franklin D.Roosevelt (CVA-42)
  1953-1956, Naval Postgraduate School (Faculty Staff)/NPS MIT Boston MA (Faculty Staff)
  1956-1956, Submarine School Officers Basic
  1956-1958, USS Albacore (SS-569)
  1958-1961, Supervisor of Shipbuilding Conversion and Repair (SUPSHIP)/Groton
  1963-1963, USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1963-1963 Sinking of the USS Thresher (SSN-593)
 Colleges Attended 
United States Naval AcademyMassachusetts Institute of Technology
  1946-1950, United States Naval Academy
  1953-1956, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
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