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SS-345 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
APR1944-Keel Date: 13 APR 1944
at Electric Boat Company Groton CT
APR1945-Launch Date: 20 APR 1945
AUG1945-Commissioned: 25 AUG 1945

SS-345 General Specifications

Class: Balao class submarine

Complement: 10 Officers and 75 Enlisted

Displacement: 1870 tons

Length: 307 feet

Beam: 27 feet 4 inches

Draft: 17 feet

Range: 15 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Sunk by enemy action on 22 August 1942