This site is dedicated to the discovery and exploration of the R-12 submarine. Discovered October 10, 2010 by Tim Taylor aboard his Research Vessel Tiburon The work is being performed under Naval History & Heritage Command permit* and the team is dedicated to the archaeological exploration and documentation of the USS R-12 now resting in six hundred feet of water off the Florida coast.
We are documenting as much as we can of the crew and families of the R-12. If you have any letters, photos or stories of the R-12 we are building a web based archive. Please contact us and we can discuss providing them to us for a web-based archive. Help us to preserve the story of the R-12 for future generations.