USS Lagarto Remembrance Ceremony
May 4 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
USS Lagarto Remembrance Ceremony, Wisconsin Maritime Museum, free, 1pm
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Keel Laid – January 12, 1944
Launched – May 28, 1944
Commissioned – October 14, 1944
USS Lagarto made two war patrols. She sank the Japanese submarine RO-49 and a cargo vessel on her first patrol. Lagarto was sunk on her second patrol by the Japanese minelayer Hatsutaka in the Gulf of Thailand. Hatsutaka was also responsible for a depth charging of USS Cobia and was later sunk by USS Hawkbill.
The wreck of Lagarto was discovered on May 15, 2005 and is Wisconsin’s state boat.
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