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SS-247 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUL1942-Keel Date: 22 JUL 1942
at General Dynamics Electric Boat Groton CT
APR1943-Launch Date: 25 APR 1943
JUL1943-Commissioned: 23 JUL 1943
JAN1954-Decommissioned: 15 JAN 1954

SS-247 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

Range: 11 000 Nautical Miles

Final Disposition: Converted to GUPPY IB and transferred to Italy