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LIONFISH (IXSS 298)
(ex - AGSS 298)
UNCLASSIFIED MISCELLANEOUS SUBMARINE
VESSEL STATUS
Class:   UIC: 05298
Status: Donated as a Museum and Memorial Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 08/15/1972 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Cramp Shipbuilding Co.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 03/01/1942 Commission Date: 11/13/1944
Keel Date: 12/15/1942 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 11/07/1943 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 28.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/20/1971
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 312 ft Waterline Length:
Extreme Beam: 27 ft Waterline Beam:
Max Navigational Draft: 17 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: Full Displacement:
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: LIONFISH IS LOCATED AT THE USS MASSACHUSETTS MEMORIAL, BATTLESHIP COVE, FALL RIVER, MA. SHE IS LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 76000232 AND DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK ON 1/14/1986.
Last Updated: 06/11/2002
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