n.1.(Zool.) A fish of the Mediterranean (Sphyræna spet). See Barracuda.
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The highlight of our visit was actually boarding two National Historic Landmark ships-the Spanish-American War-era cruiser USS Olympia (incidentally Admiral George Dewey's flagship at the May 1, 1898 Battle of Manila Bay) and the World War II-era submarine USS Becuna.
Elisardo Becuna *, Ana Lopez-Duran *, Elena Fernandez del Rio *, Ursula Martinez *, Jaime Fraga **, Jesus Osorio **, Manuel Arrojo **, Fernanda Lopez-Crecente **, Maria Nieves Dominguez **
For nautical souls, the Independence Seaport Museum alongside the Delaware River has plenty of interactive stuff about the city's seafaring history plus a chance to tour the USS Becuna, a Second World War submarine.
Becuna SS319, now in Philadelphia; as well as diesel submarines commissioned in 1944 for WWII.
com USS Becuna SS319: Dick Geiler (860) 889-2846; MrGitch@aol.
From 10am to 5pm, visitors will enjoy tours of the Museum and its historic ships, 1892 Cruiser OLYMPIA and WWII submarine BECUNA, maritime craft and pirate activities for kids, giveaways and more
com USS Barton DD722 (WWII, Korea & all others): Gene Palinski (419) 433-2778 USS Bearss DD654: Tom Rickert (920) 494-6355 USS Becuna SS 319: Dick Geller 860-889-2846; e-mail: MrGitch@aol.