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Type:  Submarine
Class:  SS 563
Builder:  Electric Boat Co (General Dynamics)
UIC (Unit Id Code):  05564
Length:  277 feet
Beam:  27 feet
Displacement:  2700 tons
# Officers:  8
# Enlisted:  75
Propulsion:  Diesel - Electric
# Propellers:  2
Launched:  5/14/1951
Commissioned:  3/31/1952
Decommissioned:  7/2/1973
Reunion / Association
Details: Last was in Mt. Pleasant,SC.14-18 Apr.2008.
Contact: Wayne Standerfer Phone: 972-298-8139 E-mail:

Crew Lists
# Crew listed:  799
# Commission Crew:  71
# Decommission Crew:  79
# with e-mail:  253
# Eternal Patrol:  54
Status:  Sold
Fate:  Trigger was decommissioned, struck from the Naval Register and transferred to the Italian Navy.
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