SS-182, U.S.S. Salmon

HISTORY FOR U.S.S. Salmon Launched: Builder: Sponsor: Commissioned: First Captain: Stricken/Lost: 1938 Scrapped 1946 Patrols No: Captain: From: Date: Duration: Score (WT): JANAC Return: 1 Eugene B. McKinney Manila 12/41 55 1/1,500 0/0 Java 2 Eugene B. McKinney Java 2/42 31 0/0 0/0 Fremantle 3 Eugene B. McKinney Fremantle 5/42 52 2/9,800 2/15,800 Fremantle 4 … Read more

Salmon-Class

Salmon Class Specifications Lead Boat: SS-182, U.S.S. Salmon Length: 308′ Beam: 26′ 1″ Draft: 15′ 8″ (Surface trim) Displacement: 1,430 tons (surfaced); 2,198 tons (submerged) Speed: 21 knots (surfaced); 9 knots (submerged) Diving Depth: 250′ (test depth) Range: 11,000 miles Crew: 5 officers, 54 enlisted Deck Gun: 1-3″/50-caliber Anti-Aircraft Weapons: Torpedoes: 4-21″ torpedo tubes (bow), … Read more