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USS KRAKEN

(SS-370)

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SS-370 Deployments - Major Events

Add a SS-370 Shellback Initiation Add a SS-370 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
DEC 1943 Keel Date: 13 DEC 1943
at Manitowoc Shipbuilding Co. Manitowoc WI
APR 1944 Launch Date: 30 APR 1944
SEP 1944 Commissioned: 8 SEP 1944
DEC 1944 - FEB 1945 First Pacific War Patrol
OCT 1959 Decommissioned: 24 OCT 1959

SS-370 General Specifications

Class: Balao class submarine

Displacement: 1526 tons

Length: 311 feet 9 inches

Beam: 27 feet 3 inches

Draft: 16 feet 10 in

Flank Speed: 20 Knots

Final Disposition: Transferred to Spain 24 October 1959