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|Launched:||9 May 1943|
|Commissioned:||6 August 1943|
|Stricken:||14 March 1944|
|Length:||311 feet 9 inches|
|Beam:||27 feet 3 inches|
|Draft:||15 feet 3 inches|
|Complement:||82 officers and men|
|Armament:||one three-inch gun, ten 21-inch torpedo tubes|
Clearing New London, Connecticut, on 18 September 1943, Corvina arrived at Pearl Harbor on 14 October. She put out from Pearl Harbor on her maiden war patrol 4 November, topped off her fuel tanks at Johnston Island on 6 November, and was never heard from again.
Her assignment had been a dangerous one: to patrol as closely as possible to the heavily-guarded stronghold of Truk and to intercept any Japanese sortie endangering the forthcoming American invasion of the Gilbert Islands. Japanese records report that Japanese submarine I-176 fired three torpedoes at an enemy submarine south of Truk 16 November, claiming two hits which resulted in the explosion of the target. If this was Corvina she was the only American submarine to be sunk by a Japanese submarine in the entire war. Her loss with her crew of 82 was announced 14 March 1944.