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U.S.S. SEGUNDO

(SS-398)

SECOND TO NONE

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USS SEGUNDO (SS-398) - a Balao class submarine

In Commission 1944 to 1970

SS-398 Deployments - Major Events

Add a SS-398 Shellback Initiation Add a SS-398 Deployment - Major Event
Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY 1941 - NOV 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
OCT 1943 - Keel Date: 14 OCT 1943
at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Kittery ME
FEB 1944 - Launch Date: 5 FEB 1944
MAY 1944 - Commissioned: 9 MAY 1944
SEP 1946 - Shellback Initiation - 26 SEP 1946 - Pacific Ocean
AUG 1952 - FEB 1953 Korean War theater of operations
NOV 1956 - MAY 1957 West Pac
AUG 1958 - FEB 1959 West Pac
JAN 1959 - Shellback Initiation - 24 JAN 1959 - Pacific Ocean
APR 1962 - OCT 1962 West Pac
APR 1962 - Shellback Initiation - 22 APR 1962 - Pacific Ocean
JUL 1964 - MAR 1965 West Pac-Viet Nam
FEB 1967 - MAR 1967 West Pac
AUG 1967 - APR 1968 West Pac-Viet Nam
AUG 1968 - Shellback Initiation - 24 AUG 1968 - Pacific Ocean
OCT 1968 - JUN 1969 West Pac-Viet Nam
AUG 1969 - Shellback Initiation - 24 AUG 1969 - Pacific Ocean
AUG 1970 - Decommissioned: 1 AUG 1970

SS-398 General Specifications

Class: Balao class submarine

Complement: 10 Officers and 70 Enlisted

Displacement: 1526 tons

Length: 311 feet 6 inches

Beam: 27 feet 3 inches

Draft: 16 feet 10 in

Range: 11 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Sunk as a target 8 August 1970