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... More>>

USS Indianapolis (CA-35)

USS Indianapolis (CA-35) was a Portland class heavy cruiser of the United States Navy. She was named for the city of Indianapolis, Indiana. She was flagship ...

USS Indianapolis CA-35

This site is the official site of the USS Indianapolis Survivor's Organization. It is dedicated to all of the members of the crew.

Hollywood to tell harrowing story of the USS Indianapolis - USA Today

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 »
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The Worst Shark Attack in History | History | Smithsonian

Aug 8, 2013 ... The USS Indianapolis had delivered the crucial components of first operational .... In Harm's Way: The Sinking of the USS Indianapolis and the ...

Rare Photos from the USS Indianapolis and WWII, including the ...

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 ...

Mission of the Shark: The Saga of the U.S.S. Indianapolis (TV Movie ...

True story of the sinking of the U.S.S. Indianapolis, its crew's struggle to survive the sharks and exposure, and the captain's scape-goat court-martial.

USS Indianapolis survivor: 'That first morning, we had sharks'

Jul 26, 2014 ... One of 36 living survivors of the USS Indianapolis still is on a mission to correct and tell the true history of the famed ship's sinking in World War ...

70 Years Later, U.S.S. Indianapolis Vets Recall Surviving Shark ...

Jul 30, 2015 ... The worst shark attack in history followed the bombing and sinking of the USS Indianapolis on July 30, 1945.

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A: The USS Indianapolis transported the Atomic bomb to Tinian and was sunk by a Japanese sub on her return trip. Due to the turn of events and the war ending, the ... Read More »
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A: USS Indianapolis (CA-35) was a heavy cruiser sunk in the Philippine Sea on July 30, 1945 by a Japanese submarine. Most of the crew survived the initial sinking ... Read More »
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