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SS-386 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
MAY1943-Keel Date: 15 MAY 1943
at Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Kittery ME
AUG1943-Launch Date: 30 AUG 1943
DEC1943-Commissioned: 16 DEC 1943
AUG1946-Decommissioned: 29 AUG 1946

SS-386 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: Used as a target for the Operation Crossroads atomic bomb