Submarine of the S-1 class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Bethlehem Steel Corp. (Quincy, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||11 Apr 1919|
|Launched||18 Oct 1922|
|Commissioned||22 Jan 1924|
|Lost||19 Jun 1942|
USS S-27 (Lt. Herbert Lollis Jukes) was grounded on rocks off St. Makarius Point, Kiska Island, Alaska. Unable to set the boat free again. Abandoned on the 25th when the last men were rescued from Constantine Harbor. There were no casualties.
Commands listed for USS S-27 (132)
Please note that we're still working on this section.
|1||Lt. William Shirley Stovall, Jr., USN||May 1939||May 1940|
|2||Lt. Herbert Lollis Jukes, USN||May 1942||19 Jun 1942|
You can help improve our commands section
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.
Notable events involving S-27 include:
20 May 1942
USS S-27 (Lt. H.L. Jukes) departed from San Diego, California bound for Dutch Harbour, Alaska.
12 Jun 1942
USS S-27 (Lt. H.L. Jukes) departed from Dutch Harbour for her 1st war patrol. She was ordered to patrol off Kiska.
As an Amazon Associate uboat.net earns a commission from qualifying purchases.