Show: On Eternal Patrol - The Story of the USS Thresher

Episode: On Eternal Patrol: The Story of the USS Thresher

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Episode Description:

On Eternal Patrol is the story of the worst nuclear submarine accident in history. In it are photos, black and white film and fantastic color shots of the Thresher .

The USS Thresher was built at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard. The piece contains footage of Portsmouth NH then and now, the Shipyard itself and the Piscataqua River she called home. Also included are interviews with designers, sub sailors, civilians and family members. 129 families spread across America were affected by this tragic tale.

The history of the Thresher as well as the possible reasons for the accident and the ramifications are all covered. This is a bit of history most of the TV world has missed.

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[HD File Downloads]: 0

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File Name of SD Episode: On Eternal Patrol.mpg

Total SD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:42:27

File Size of SD Episode Video: 1,390,106,624 Bytes

Resolution of SD Episode Video: 720x480

Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Friday, June 7, 2013 - 08:59

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