The SS-249 Flasher was credited with sinking The Ural Maru Japanese transport ship on September 27, 1944, killing 2,000.

History for the SS-249, U.S.S. Flasher

Patrols
No:Captain:From:Date:Duration:Score (WT):JANACReturn:
1Reuben T. WhitakerPearl Harbor1/44534/26,5004/10,528Fremantle
2Reuben T. WhitakerFremantle4/44543/12,6003/6,709Fremantle
3Reuben T. WhitakerFremantle5/44496-½/47,9004-½/24,949Fremantle
4Reuben T. WhitakerFremantle9/44514/23,0003/18,610Fremantle
5George W. GriderFremantle11/44485/41,7006/42,800Fremantle
6George W. GriderFremantle1/45751/2,1001/850Fremantle

 

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