Factual error: McVay gives the order to cease zigzagging, full speed ahead, but the Japanese sub commander gives the target speed of 12 knots for the torpedo solution. The Indianapolis was capable of a speed in excess of 30 knots.
Admiral Parnell: President Truman has chosen you and your crew to lead a highly classified mission.
Captain McVay: There will always be war until we kill off our own species.
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