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USS Seawolf (SSN 21)

USS SEAWOLF is the first ship of a revolutionary new class of fast attack submarines. Originally this class should consist of 29 submarines but just three boats were authorized.

USS SEAWOLF is the third ship of the Navy to bear this name. The name comes from a solitary fish with strong, prominent teeth and projecting tusks which give it a savage look.

General Characteristics:Awarded: January 9, 1989
Launched and Christened: June 24, 1995
Commissioned: July 19, 1997
Builder: General Dynamics Electric Boat Division, Groton, Conn.
Propulsion system: one nuclear reactor
Propellers: one
Length: 353 feet (107.6 meters)
Beam: 40 feet (12.2 meters)
Draft: 35 feet (10.67 meters)
Displacement: Surfaced: approx. 7,460 tons      Submerged: approx. 9,137 tons
Speed: Surfaced: approx. 20 knots      Submerged: approx. 35 knots
Armament: Tomahawk missiles and Mk-48 torpedoes from eight 660 mm torpedo tubes, ability to lay mines
Homeport: Bremerton, Wash.
Crew: 12 Officers, 121 Enlisted


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Crew List:

This section contains the names of sailors who served aboard USS SEAWOLF. It is no official listing but contains the names of sailors who submitted their information.


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