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U.S.S. CUTTLEFISH

(SS-171)

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SS-171 Deployments - Major Events

Add a SS-171 Shellback Initiation Add a SS-171 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT 1931 - Keel Date: 7 OCT 1931
at Electric Boat Company Groton CT
NOV 1933 - Launch Date: 21 NOV 1933
JUN 1934 - Commissioned: 8 JUN 1934
OCT 1945 - Decommissioned: 24 OCT 1945

SS-171 General Specifications

Complement: 6 Officers and 39 Enlisted

Displacement: 1130 tons

Length: 274 feet

Beam: 24 feet 9 inches

Draft: 16 feet 3 in

Flank Speed: 17 kn

Final Disposition: Sold for breaking up 12 February 1947