A submarine under construction will be named the USS Illinois, the Secretary of the Navy announced today.

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USS Tucson Submarine

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USS Topeka prepares to come alongside the submarine tender USS Emory S. Land. by Official U.S. Navy Imagery, via Flickr

USS Gato fleet submarine V -boat WW II USN

USS Texas (SSN 775), Virginia-class.