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Classification

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Type:  Submarine, Fast Attack Nuclear
Class:  SSN 588
Builder:  Electric Boat Co (General Dynamics)
UIC (Unit Id Code):  05052
Characteristics
Length:  252 feet
Beam:  32 feet
Displacement:  3075 tons
# Officers:  8
# Enlisted:  75
Propulsion:  Turbine Reduction Gears
# Propellers:  1
Service
Launched:  12/29/1959
Commissioned:  7/29/1960
Decommissioned:  5/22/1968

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Reunion / Association
Date: 8/15/2016 to 8/19/2016
Details: Next: Reno, NV. 15-19 Aug 2016 within the USSVI convention. Contact Leonard A. Reneau at 972-763-9763 or lreneau@live.com. Prior: Rochester, NM. 27 Aug - 1 Sept 2013. Last: Norfolk, VA. 25 May 2013.
Contact: Leonard A Reneau Phone: 972-763-9763 E-mail: lreneau@live.com

Crew Lists
# Crew listed:  280
# Commission Crew:  47
# Decommission Crew:  0
# with e-mail:  167
# Eternal Patrol:  131
History

Gil Raynor
Status:  Lost
Fate:  Shortly after midnight of 22 May 1968,She indicated her position to be about 50 miles south of the Azores. Her last transmission ended at 0302. Later information has determined the time of the hull collapse as 1842 UDT on 22 May, 1968 at a depth of 1525 f
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