The harrowing true story of the crew of the USS Indianapolis, who were stranded in the Philippine Sea for five days after delivering the atomic weapons that would eventually end WWII As...
USS Indianapolis (CL/CA-35) was a Portland-class cruiser of the United States
Navy. She was named for the city of Indianapolis, Indiana. She was flagship for ...
This site is the official site of the USS Indianapolis Survivor's Organization. It is
dedicated to all of the members of the crew.
Jul 25, 2015 ... INDIANAPOLIS — The story of the USS Indianapolis has been often told.
Ordered to Mare Island, CA for an overhaul, the cruiser returned to action that summer and joined US forces operating in the Aleutians. On August 7, 1942, Indianapolis
joined in the bombardment of Japanese positions on Kiska.
Though three SOS messages were sent befor... More »
Aug 8, 2013 ... The USS Indianapolis had delivered the crucial components of first operational
atomic bomb to a naval base on the Pacific island of Tinian.
USS Indianapolis, 1945. Printer Friendly Version >>>. The heavy cruiser
Indianapolis steamed out of San Francisco Bay just after dawn on July 16
wrapped in a ...
In the closing days of WWII, torpedoes from a Japanese submarine slammed into
the side of U.S.S. Indianapolis, dooming the heavy cruiser. The sailors who did ...
Includes brief information about the museum, the ship, news and events.
This site is dedicated to the memory of the 883 men of USS Indianapolis who
paid the ultimate price for freedom.