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USS R-27 (SS-104) Jesse Russell

USS R-27 (SS-104)

Jesse Russell

Published January 31st 2012
ISBN : 9785511856711
Paperback
126 pages
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High Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! USS R-27 (SS-104) was an R-class coastal and harbor defense submarine of the United States Navy. Her keel was laid down on 16 May 1917 by the Lake Torpedo Boat Company in Bridgeport, Connecticut- theMoreHigh Quality Content by WIKIPEDIA articles! USS R-27 (SS-104) was an R-class coastal and harbor defense submarine of the United States Navy. Her keel was laid down on 16 May 1917 by the Lake Torpedo Boat Company in Bridgeport, Connecticut- the R-boats built by Lake Torpedo Boat (R-21 through R-27) are sometimes considered a separate class from those built by Fore River Shipbuilding (R-1 through R-14) and Union Iron Works (R-15 through R-20). She was launched on 23 September 1918 sponsored by Mrs. Mary Louise Foster, and commissioned on 3 September 1919 with Lieutenant William C. Burgy in command.