Allied Warships

Volador (SS-490)

Submarine of the Tench class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeSubmarine
ClassTench 
Pennant490 
Built byPortsmouth Navy Yard (Kittery, Maine, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down15 Jun 1945 
Launched21 May 1948 
Commissioned1 Oct 1948 
End service5 Dec 1977 
History

Decommissioned, stricken and transferred to Italy on 5 December 1977.

 

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