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July 30th 2015

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July 30, 2015 is the 73d anniversary of the loss of the USS Grunion. Thanks to Brendan Coyle who wrote a book about Kiska, Capt. Bill Choate of Valor Tours, the bugler Allison Everett, and flag holders Michel Van Best and Arthur Allen we were able to produce the following video. Click on vimeo.com/134453039 or […]

“Sub Lady” Mary Bentz Passes

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To our dear friends in the USS Grunion community, I have the sad duty to inform you that “Sub Lady” Mary Bentz passed away on March 10th at Montgomery County Maryland Hospice’s Casey House in Rockville, MD, after an almost 4-year battle with the complications of pancreatic cancer. As you know, Mary was instrumental in […]

July 30, 2014

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July 30, 2013

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70th Anniversary

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Bruce mbabele@999info.net The Abele Family July 1941 A year later, almost to the day, Jim and 69 other individuals were gone. They shall not be forgotten. The first edition of the Grunion Book, Fatal Dive is available. I would suggest waiting for the second edition as there are a number of modifications being made.