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U.S.S. JACK

(SS-259)

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SS-259 Deployments - Major Events

Add a SS-259 Shellback Initiation Add a SS-259 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
FEB 1942 - Keel Date: 2 FEB 1942
at Electric Boat Company Groton CT
OCT 1942 - Launch Date: 16 OCT 1942
JAN 1943 - Commissioned: 6 JAN 1943
APR 1958 - Decommissioned: 21 APR 1958

SS-259 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: Transferred to Greece 21 April 1958