Home » USS R-1 (SS-78) by Jesse Russell
USS R-1 (SS-78) Jesse Russell

USS R-1 (SS-78)

Jesse Russell

Published September 4th 2012
ISBN : 9785511853161
Paperback
168 pages
Enter the sum

 About the Book 

High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! USS R-1 (SS-78) was the lead ship of the R-class coastal and harbor defense submarines of the United States Navy. Her keel was laid down on 16 October 1917 by the Fore River Shipbuilding Company in Quincy,MoreHigh Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! USS R-1 (SS-78) was the lead ship of the R-class coastal and harbor defense submarines of the United States Navy. Her keel was laid down on 16 October 1917 by the Fore River Shipbuilding Company in Quincy, Massachusetts. She was launched on 24 August 1918 sponsored by Mrs. George W. Dashiell, and commissioned on 16 December 1918 at Boston, Massachusetts, with Commander Conant Taylor in command.