711-Russian Sub – San Diego, CA

This was an old Russian sub that was modeled after the successful German subs from WWII. This vessel served until the early 1970s for the Russians. I can’t imagine being on this cramped, ancient, and poorly designed death trap under the water.

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711-Sub8I think the name of this sub was the USSR Piece of Shit.

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711-Sub3Let’s see, which one means dive?

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711-Sub1Front torpedo tubes.