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CLAMAGORE (SS 343)
SUBMARINE
VESSEL STATUS
Class: SS 343 UIC: 05443
Status: Donated as a Museum and Memorial Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 08/06/1979 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: General Dynamics Corp.
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 04/10/1942 Commission Date: 06/28/1945
Keel Date: 03/16/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 02/25/1945 Decommission Date:
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 34.5 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
Delivery Date: 06/27/1945 In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) 34.2 Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 06/27/1975
PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
Overall Length: 322 ft Waterline Length: 317 ft
Extreme Beam: 27 ft Waterline Beam: 25 ft
Max Navigational Draft: 19 ft Draft Limit:
Light Displacement: 1800 tons Full Displacement: 2250 tons
Dead Weight: 450 tons
Hull Material: Steel hull, steel superstructure.
No. of Propellers: 2
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type: none
Accommodations: Officers: 10
Enlisted: 83
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian: SCHOOLS, ORGANIZATIONS AND PRIVATE ENTERPRISES
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: CLAMAGORE IS LOCATED AT THE PATRIOTS POINT NAVAL & MARITIME MUSEUM, 40 PATRIOTS POINT ROAD, MOUNT PLEASANT, SC. SHE IS LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 89001229 AND DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK ON 6/29/1989.
Last Updated: 06/11/2002
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