USS Boston (SSN-703), Nuclear Submarine (1980)

Painting of the USS Boston (SSN-703)

Warships Collection of Paintings

The Seventh USS Boston:  (SSN-703), was a Los Angeles-class nuclear attack submarine, launched in 1980 and commissioned in 1982. A winner of numerous awards, the submarine may have fallen prey to Defense Budget cuts, and was taken apart in 1999, her sail and upper rudder preserved for display in Buffalo, New York. 

In this painting, Nuclear Sub USS Boston SSN-703 is depicted returning from a cruise in the late 1990s inbound to New London Naval Base in Groton, Connecticut.

USS Bostons Link: USS Boston Shipmates
From USS Boston Shipmates home page, click BOSTON Histories, then select ‘Attack Sub 1982-1999’

 

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