Today in U.S. Naval History: February 12

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USS Batfish (U.S. Navy photo)

Today in U.S. Naval History: February 12

1945 - USS Batfish (SS-310) sinks second Japanese submarine within three days

1947 - First launching of guided missile (Loon) from a submarine, USS Cusk

For more information about naval history, visit the Naval History and Heritage Command website at history.navy.mil.

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