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Navy officers fall for Ann. She has her own plans. USS Pensacola is struck during a last dive drill, there is an attempt to rescue. The USS Dolphin (D-1) and her crew depart from ... See full summary »
The rescue ship shown in the first part of the film is the U.S.S. Falcon (ASR-2). Originally commissioned as a minesweeper in 1918, she was converted to a submarine rescue ship in 1929. During WWII she was a training ship for divers and sailors on newer ASRs, and was the flagship for the commander of the Atlantic submarine fleet. She was decommissioned in 1946 and sold for scrap in 1947.
Throughout the movie Naval personnel are shown wearing their covers (hats) indoors. In the U.S. Navy covers are only worn indoors if a person is on watch, therefore almost every occurrence in the movie is incorrect.