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U.S.S. GABILAN

(SS-252)

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SS-252 Deployments - Major Events

Add a SS-252 Shellback Initiation Add a SS-252 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JAN 1943 - Keel Date: 5 JAN 1943
at Electric Boat Company Groton CT
SEP 1943 - Launch Date: 19 SEP 1943
DEC 1943 - Commissioned: 28 DEC 1943
FEB 1946 - Decommissioned: 23 FEB 1946

SS-252 General Specifications

Class: Gato-class submarine

Complement: 6 Officers and 54 Enlisted

Displacement: 1525 tons

Length: 311 feet 9 inches

Beam: 27 feet 3 inches

Draft: 17 feet 0 in

Range: 11 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 11 January 1960