Exhibit by Steve Shay Frame 2, Page 15

A History of the Submarines Built at the Mare Island Naval Shipyard

USS Sargo SSN-583
Sargo class
Launched October 10, 1957

Upper: Launch cover, sponsored by Mare Island Naval Shipyard National Association of Supervisors, shipyard machine postmark.
Lower: Commissioning cover, sponsored by Mare Island Naval Shipyard National Association of Supervisors, shipyard machine postmark.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

First nuclear submarine built at Mare Island. Length of 268′, displacement 2,861 tons. First to surface at the North Pole February 9, 1960 during a 11,000 mile cruise with 6,000 miles under the ice. Operated in the Pacific until decommissioning February 26, 1988. Entered the scrap/recycling program April 1994, with completion on April 5, 1995.

 

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