New Survey Out Regarding WWII Shipwrecks USS Houston HMAS Perth

A new survey is out regarding the wrecks of the USS Houston and the HMAS Perth. Both ships were sunk by a Japanese destroyer force early on March 1, 1942.  Each ship lost its captain and more than half its crew.


Please join us next week, as we present two events regarding the anniversary of this battle, these ships and the men and women who fought so valiantly that day and those that gave their lives.

Join us

Tues Feb 28 – Movie screening of Bridge on the River Kwai at Houston Museum of Natural Science

Thurs Mar 2 – Lecture: Secrets from a Watery Grave USS Houston and HMAS Perth

See our website for more details

Both events sponosored by Schlumberger with generous support from the Naval History & Heritage Command and the Royal Australian Navy. Co-sponsored by Houston Museum of Natural Science