USS Cod - (SS-224)

International Call Sign: November-Echo-Charlie-Oscar

Gato Class Submarine: Laid down, 21 July 1942, at Electric Boat Co., Groton, CT.; Launched, 21 March 1943; Commissioned USS Cod (SS-224), 21 June 1943; Decommissioned, 22 June 1946, at New London, CT.
Laid up in the Atlantic Reserve Fleet, New London; Recommissioned from 1951 to 1954. In 1959, she was towed through the newly opened St. Lawrence Seaway to serve as a naval reserve training vessel in Cleveland, Ohio from 1 May 1960.
Reclassified Auxiliary Submarine (AGSS-224), 1 December 1962; Reclassified Miscellaneous Unclassified Submarine, (IXSS-224), 30 June 1971; Struck from the Naval Register, 15 December 1971.
Final Disposition, placed on permanent display as a National Historical Memorial at Cleveland, OH, 25 January 1975. Cod received 7 battle stars for service in World War II.

Museum info: USS Cod Submarine Memorial
Address: 1089 East 9th Street, Cleveland, OH 44114
Phone: (440) 832-9722
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