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SS-211 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
NOV1939-Keel Date: 22 NOV 1939
at Mare Island Naval Shipyard Vallejo CA
JAN1941-Launch Date: 25 JAN 1941
APR1941-Commissioned: 21 APR 1941

SS-211 General Specifications

Class: Tambor class submarine

Complement: 6 Officers and 54 Enlisted

Displacement: 1475 tons

Length: 307 feet 2 inches

Beam: 27 feet 3 inches

Draft: 14 feet 7 in

Range: 11 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Lost off the Maug Islands 18 April 1944