USS R-12 (SS-89) 

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Classification

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Type:  Submarine
Class:  SS R
Builder:  Fore River Shipbuilding Co
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Characteristics
Length:  186 feet
Beam:  18 feet
Displacement:  680 tons
# Officers:  2
# Enlisted:  27
Propulsion:  Diesel Electric
# Propellers:  2
Service
Launched:  8/15/1919
Commissioned:  9/23/1919
Decommissioned:  6/12/1943

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Crew Lists
# Crew listed:  128
# Commission Crew:  2
# Decommission Crew:  0
# with e-mail:  5
# Eternal Patrol:  30
History

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Status:  Lost
Fate:  R-12 was lost while making preparations for a torpedo practice, when the Forward Battery compartment flooded. 42 men were lost. 6 survived.
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