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TORSK (IXSS 423)
(ex - AGSS 423, SS 423)
UNCLASSIFIED MISCELLANEOUS SUBMARINE
VESSEL STATUS
Class:   UIC: 05523
Status: Donated as a Museum and Memorial Fleet:
Date Status Changed: 06/20/1972 Homeport:
Maintenance Category: Berth:
Force:
Builder: Naval Shipyard Portsmouth
MILESTONE DATES
Award Date: 02/22/1943 Commission Date: 12/16/1944
Keel Date: 06/07/1944 Inactivation Date:
Launch Date: 09/06/1944 Decommission Date: 03/04/1964
Age (since Launch) (at time of Disposal) 27.8 Years from Commission
to Decommission:
20.0
Delivery Date: In-Service Date:
Age (since Delivery) (at time of Disposal) Out of Service Date:
Stricken Date: 12/15/1971
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: 1800 tons
Dead Weight:
Hull Material:
No. of Propellers:
No. of Waterjets:
Propulsion Type:
Accommodations: Officers:
Enlisted:
PROGRAM CHARACTERISTICS
Custodian:
Planning Yard:
Nuclear
Planning Yard:
Ships Program Manager:
Comments: TORSK IS LOCATED AT THE BALTIMORE MARITIME MUSEUM, 802 S. CAROLINE STREET, BALTIMORE, MD. SHE IS LISTED ON THE NATIONAL REGISTER OF HISTORIC PLACES, REF. NO. 86000090 AND DESIGNATED A NATIONAL HISTORIC LANDMARK ON 1/14/1986.
Last Updated: 01/02/2002
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