Scott# 3374, United States Commemorative Postage Stamp; U.S. Navy Submarines Issue,
Skipjack Class, USS Scamp, SSN 588
First Issued March 27, 2000 at Groton, Connecticut,
First Day of Issue Cover, FDC, BGC Cachet, Unaddressed, USS Scamp (SSN 588). The Skipjacks were the first US Navy attack submarines to combine the 'Albacore' hull-form with nuclear propultion. Underwater speed exceeded 30 knots, and the performance of these submarines was such that they remained in service for over 25 years.
Cover in Removable Transparent Poly Sleeve and Mailed With Protection,
Made in the USA
Genuine First Day of Stamp Issued Cover Cancelled on the First Day of Issue Date by the U.S. Postal Service,