|On Eternal Patrol - USS Sculpin (SS-191)|
The following men were lost while serving on USS Sculpin (SS-191). A number of men survived the sinking of Sculpin, but died while being transported from Truk to Japan when IJN Chuyo was sunk by USS Sailfish on December 3, 1943.
Please note that the location of Sculpin's loss, formerly listed on personal memorial pages as "North of Groluk Island near Truk," has been corrected to "North of Oroluk Island near Truk."
Click on a man's name to go to his personal memorial page on this site. Photographs and personal information are needed as indicated in the column at right.
For a brief history of the boat, please see The Loss of USS Sculpin.
*Survived sinking, but died when Chuyo was sunk.
The following USS Sculpin crew members survived the sinking and Prisoner of War camp.
*Sole Sculpin survivor of the Chuyo sinking.
The U.S. Submarine Veterans of World War II assigned USS Sculpin (SS-191)
to the State of Maine.