Submarine of the Balao class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Portsmouth Navy Yard (Kittery, Maine, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||24 Dec 1941|
|Laid down||29 Oct 1942|
|Launched||24 Dec 1942|
|Commissioned||10 May 1943|
|Lost||28 Sep 1943|
|Loss position||9° 47'N, 121° 44'E|
USS Cisco (Cmdr James Wiggins Coe) is sunk by Japanese naval aircraft (954th Kokutai) and gunboat Karatsu (former USS Luzon) the Sulu Sea, off Panay Island in position 09º47'N, 121º44'E. there were no survivors.
Commands listed for USS Cisco (290)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. James Wiggins Coe, USN||10 May 1943||28 Sep 1943 (+)|
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Notable events involving Cisco include:
25 Jul 1943
USS Cisco (Lt.Cdr. J.W. Coe, USN) departed New London, Connectiut for the Panama Canal Zone.
6 Aug 1943
USS Cisco (Cdr. J.W. Coe, USN) transited the Panama Canal.
7 Aug 1943
USS Cisco (Cdr. J.W. Coe, USN) departed Balboa Panama Canal Zone for Brisbane, Australia.
1 Sep 1943
USS Cisco (Cdr. James Wiggins Coe) arrived at Brisbane.
18 Sep 1943
USS Cisco (Cmdr James Wiggins Coe) departed from Darwin, Australia for her 1st war patrol with orders to patrol in the South China Sea however returns the same day because of a defective main hydraulic system. With the hydraulic system repaired resumes her patrol the next day.