Sinking Ship (Illustrated)

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The Mk38 mod2 should help since it will be more accurate, and a 57 mm would certainly have been more effective against this size ship, but basically it is a problem that guns make holes above the water line and that does not let in the water. One report I saw stated that this ship was only tons, imagine it had been 50, or even over , tons, what would it have taken to sink, or at least stop a much larger ship, promptly in less than 30 minutes?

The 57 mm is probably about 12 time the weight of the 25 mm, but realistically we have to be prepared to forcibly stop ships hundreds of time the size of this one. I thought the CG used water to put out the fire? She went down with a lot of disel fuel onboard too, but they said it would disapate.

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I understand the use of fire hoses to sink it was an alternative in the plan all along, but that effort had to be abandoned because they had to get very close and were afraid the ship might capsize unexpectedly. Thanks to Sven I have another example of how difficult it is to sink a ship with gunfire. In this case it was a ship that had already been severely damage, having run aground and broke in half, but the foot bow section of this 36, Gross Ton bulk carrier still proved very difficult to sink.

Ray and the submarine USS Bremerton. Four hundred pounds kg of high explosives were attached to the bow and detonated.

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Sixty-nine rounds of gunfire from the David R. After 40 minutes, the ship was still afloat with darkness and a storm approaching.

To expedite the sinking, the Bremerton fired a Mark 48 torpedo at the underside of the ship. Chuck Hill's CG Blog. Chuck, Finally I have found someone who has more knowledge than I who is making the case for better armed Cutters. I proposed the mm gun as a main gun with the 57mm gun as an aft or secondary battery weapon.

I did not know it had to be a weapon in inventory by the navy. I have also pushed for a aft gun as the Cutter may not be able to maneuver at all times to bring its forward gun to bear on the target.

I have also pushed for a larger gun for gunfire support like we did in Vietnam. One of the boys uses a wheelbarrow to save essential supplies from the sinking ship.

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A half sunken ship with it's reflection. The Coast Guard rescued 14 crew members by helicopter. The body of a crew member was recovered, and one was still missing. DM c Box 5 March 28th The sinking of the 'Falaba'. Lurking menacingly in the background, as if to make sure it had finished the job, the U-boat that had torpedoed the passenger boat.

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