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U.S.S. STEELHEAD

(SS-280)


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SS-280 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
JUN1942-Keel Date: 1 JUN 1942
at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Kittery ME
SEP1942-Launch Date: 11 SEP 1942
DEC1942-Commissioned: 7 DEC 1942
JUN1946-Decommissioned: 29 JUN 1946

SS-280 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: Sold for scrap 21 December 1960