Sea Devil II SSN-664


Sea Devil II

(SSN-664: dp. 3,800 (surf.), 4,600 (subm.), 1. 292'3" b. 31'3", dr. 28'8", s. 20+k., cpl. 107; a. 4 21'' tt. SUBROC; cl. Sturgeon)

The second Sea Devil (SSN-664) was laid down on 12 April 1966 by the Newport News Shipbuilding and Dry Dock Co., Newport News, Va., launched on 5 October 1967, sponsored by Mrs. Ignatius J. Galantin, and commissioned on 3 January 1969, Lt. Comdr. Richard A. Currier in command.

Assigned to Submarine Division 62 at Norfolk, Sea Devil has, into 1975, conducted exercises and participated in operations which enhance her capabilities in her primary mission, antisubmarine warfare.

Sea Devil was decommissioned on 16 October 1991 and stricken from the Naval Vessel Register the same day. Her scrapping via the Nuclear-Powered Ship and Submarine Recycling Program at Puget Sound Naval Shipyard in Bremerton, Washington, began on 1 March 1998 and was completed on 7 September 1999.