Allied Warships

Cusk (SS-348)

Submarine of the Balao class


USS Cusk as modified after the war.

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSubmarine
ClassBalao 
Pennant348 
Built byElectric Boat Co. (Groton, Connecticut, U.S.A.) 
Ordered6 Jun 1942 
Laid down25 May 1944 
Launched28 Jul 1945 
Commissioned5 Feb 1946 
End service24 Sep 1969 
History

Decommissioned and stricken 24 September 1969.
Sold 26 June 1972 to be broken up for scrap.

 

Commands listed for USS Cusk (348)

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1T/Cdr. Paul Edward Summers, USN5 Feb 1946mid 1947 ?

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Commissioned after the Second World War.

Media links


U. S. Submarines in World War II

Kimmett, Larry and Regis, Margaret


U.S. Submarines Through 1945

Friedman, Norman


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