|Federation Other Ships Database - U.S.S. Silversides|
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|Ensign Marla E. Finn served aboard the Silversides prior to transferring to the U.S.S. Enterprise NCC-1701-D.
Probably named for the United States Navy submarine U.S.S. Silversides SS-236, which gained an impressive service record during World War II. (The ship sank thirty enemy vessels and damaged fourteen more.) The Silversides was one of several ships that were noted in personnel file displays in "Eye of the Beholder" (TNG).
TNG "Eye of the Beholder"