USS GUITARRO (SS 363)

Keel Laid - April 7, 1943

Launched - September 26, 1943

Commissioned - January 26, 1944

 

USS Guitarro made four war patrols during World War II, earning four Battle Stars and the Navy Unit Commendation. She sank eight ships for a total of 23,132 tons. She was decommissioned in 1945 and on August 7, 1954 Guitarro was transferred to Turkey where she was named Preveze (S 340).

Guitarro ready for launching