The plate for the motorcycle 29 Sep 2008
by Jim Collins BM3 (Boats)
"Boatswain's Mates are true shipmates!"
USS Fulton AS-11 '60 - '60 State Pier, New London, CT
USS Proteus AS-19 '62 - '63 Holy Loch, Dunoon, Scotland
USS Hunley AS-31 '63 - '64 Holy Loch, Dunoon, Scotland
USS Hunley AS-31
10, 11, 12, 13, 14 September, 2014
in the area of Waterloo, Iowa
We are setting the date for the 2014
Hunley Reunion to run
if your information and eMail address are current
Unit Identification Code (UIC): 04689
Newport News / NEWPT
Status: Disposed of by Navy title transfer to the
Age (since launch)(At time of disposal) 37.7 years
Stricken Date: 05/03/1995
Date status changed: 05/01/1999
Hunley was sold by Marad for scrap to
Southern Scrap Materials Co., LA on 05 Jan 2007.
USS Hunley Statistics Highlights
PERSONNEL OFFICE - Handles an average of 282 transfers, 702 receipts and 130 reenlistments in addition to 210 separations and 32 retirements a year.
COMMUNICATIONS DEPARTMENT - Processes approximately 21,600 outgoing and 49,200 incoming messages a year.
MEDICAL DEPARTMENT - Handles 10,800 visits, does an average of 3,240 X-ray's and 8,400 routine laboratory procedures a year.
REPAIR DEPARTMENT - Completes an average of 23 submarine refits expending over 613,408 man-hours on 9,400 jobs yearly.
ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT - Provides refit submarines with over 3,600,000 gallons of diesel fuel and 10,000 gallons of lube oil annually in addition to chill water, potable water, steam, power, telephone and sewage services and various gas charging services.
WEAPONS REPAIR DEPARTMENT - Provides technical assistance and repair services to an average of 23 refit submarines and visiting units annually.
POST OFFICE - Processes 72,000 pieces of out-going and 27,000 in-coining mail yearly and sells an average of 7,200 money orders yearly.
LEGAL OFFICE - Prepares powers of attorney, bills of sale and serves as notary public an average of 2,400 times a year.
SUPPLY DEPARTMENT - Disburses an annual payroll of over $12 million dollars, manages an inventory of 50,000 line items valued in excess of $12 million dollars, in addition to feeding 1,100 patrons daily.
DENTAL DEPARTMENT - Handles over 6,700 patients’ visits; doing over 3,000 fillings, 1,400 cleanings and 2,500 miscellaneous dental services annually.
CAPTAIN'S OFFICE - Processes 36,000 pieces of incoming mail and messages and serializes 2,400 out-going letters a year; publishes the ship's newspaper and operates the crew's closed circuit television system.
HUNLEY - Crew members consume 480,000 gallons of milk, 21,600 pounds of coffee, 540,000 pounds of meat and 86,400 dozen eggs annually.
COMMANDERS OF SUBMARINE SQUADRON FOURTEEN
N.G. Ward July 1958 - August 1961