USS MAPIRO (SS 376)

Keel Laid - May 30, 1944

Launched - November 9, 1944

Commissioned - April 30, 1945

 

The Japanese surrendered eleven days after USS Mapiro started her first patrol. Placed on inactive duty on March 16, 1946, Mapiro was transferred to the Turkish Navy and renamed Piri Reis (S 343).

Mapiro on Lake Michigan