Video: The Sinking of the USS Racine

Her name: The USS Racine. And now the warship has left us.Placed in commission in 1971, she visited ports in Chile, Peru, and the Panama Canal Zone. She carried men and cargo to Vietnam, collided with Li Tung Sol, a small fishing vessel, and saw five Western Pacific deployments.“In January 1981, Racine was assigned to the Naval Reserve … Continue reading Video: The Sinking of the USS Racine