Los Angeles-class Fast Attack Submarine
Built by General Dynamics Electric Boat she was launched on 4 January 1992 by Lyn Morley Martin and commissioned 9 January 1993. Her length is 361 ft 11 in, with a beam of 32 ft 10 in and a displacement of 7,038 tons full. Top speed on the surface is 20 knots and she is powered by an S6G nuclear reactor. Her armament consists of 4 x 21 in bow tubes 10 x Mk48 ADCAP torpedo reloads. Tomahawk land attack missile block 3 SLCM range 1,700 nautical miles. Harpoon ant-surface ship missile range 70 nm, mine laying Mk 67 mobile and Mk60 captor mines. The USS Springfield has a complement of 12 officers and 98 men. The painting was commissioned and owned by a former commanding officer.