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SS-178 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN 1935 - Keel Date: 6 JUN 1935
at Electric Boat Company Groton CT
OCT 1936 - Launch Date: 5 OCT 1936
MAR 1937 - Commissioned: 17 MAR 1937
NOV 1945 - Decommissioned: 15 NOV 1945

SS-178 General Specifications

Class: Porpoise-class diesel-electric submarine

Complement: 5 Officers and 45 Enlisted

Displacement: 1350 tons

Length: 298 feet

Beam: 25 feet

Draft: 15 feet

Range: 11 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap on 28 June 1958