LONG BEACH NAVAL SHIPYARD, LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA, AND LONG BEACH NAVAL STATION, LONG BEACH, CALIFORNIA .
Offical Navy Archives Photograph USA
USS Darter (SS-576),
Darter Class Submarine: Laid down, 10 November 1954, at the Electric Boat Division of General Dynamics Co., Groton,
CT.; Launched, 28 May 1956; Commissioned, USS Darter (SS-576), 20 October 1956; Decommissioned, 12 December 1989; Struck from
the Naval Register, 17 June 1990; Final Disposition, sunk as a target on 7 January 1992 by the Tautog (SSN-639) off
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