USS Drum Submarine

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Address

2703 Battleship Parkway, Mobile, AL 36602

Facts

Launched on May 12, 1941 the USS Drum Submarine was first to World War II . It was also the first Gato class submarine, setting the basic design for the American fleet submarines. Arriving at Pearl Harbor on 1 April 1942 it was the first Drum Submarine to enter into WWII . It earned 12 battle stars and sank 15 Japanese battle ships. It is the oldest American submarine on display in the world.

Things To Do

USS Alabama, Photography and video

Hours

Daily: Except-Christmas Day
8:00 am - 6:00 pm (April-Sept )
8:00 am - 5:00 pm (Oct-March)

USS Drum Submarine, Mobile, Alabama, National Historic Landmark