Submarine of the Balao class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Electric Boat Co. (Groton, Connecticut, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||6 Jun 1942|
|Laid down||1 Jun 1944|
|Launched||10 Sep 1945|
|Commissioned||18 Mar 1946|
|End service||15 Jan 1971|
Decommissioned and stricken 15 January 1971.
Commands listed for USS Diodon (349)
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|1||T/Lt.Cdr. James Monroe Hingson, USN||18 Mar 1946||mid 1946|
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Notable events involving Diodon include:
Commissioned after the Second World War.