Sea Leopard (SS-483)
Submarine of the Tench class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Portsmouth Navy Yard (Kittery, Maine, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||7 Nov 1944|
|Launched||2 Mar 1945|
|Commissioned||11 Jun 1945|
|End service||27 Mar 1973|
Decommissioned and stricken 27 March 1973.
Commands listed for USS Sea Leopard (483)
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|1||T/Cdr. Robert Elwin Mccraner Ward, USN||11 Jun 1945|
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Notable events involving Sea Leopard include:
6 Sep 0945
USS Sea Leopard (Cdr. R.E.M. Ward, USN) departed New London, Connecticut for Key West, Florida.
25 Jul 1945
USS Sea Leopard (Cdr. R.E.M. Ward, USN) shifted from the Portsmouth Navy Yard to Newport, Rhode Island to conduct torpedo trials.
28 Jul 1945
Having completed her torpedo trials, USS Sea Leopard (Cdr. R.E.M. Ward, USN) shifted from Newport, Rhode Island to New London, Connecticut.
10 Sep 1945
USS Sea Leopard (Cdr. R.E.M. Ward, USN) arrived at Key West, Florida from New London, Connecticut.
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