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U.S.S. ROBALO

(SS-273)


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SS-273 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
OCT1942-Keel Date: 24 OCT 1942
at Manitowoc Shipbuilding Co. Manitowoc WI
MAY1943-Launch Date: 9 MAY 1943
SEP1943-Commissioned: 28 SEP 1943

SS-273 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: Possibly sunk by Japanese destroyers in Blackett Strait 5