SS-422 USS Toro Patch

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SKU:
3267
MPN:
3267
Width:
5.12 (in)
Height:
5.12 (in)
Depth:
0.08 (in)
Backing:
Sew On
Edging:
Cut Edge
  • SS-422 USS Toro Patch
  • SS-422 USS Toro Patch | Center Detail
  • SS-422 USS Toro Patch | Upper Left Quadrant
  • SS-422 USS Toro Patch | Upper Right Quadrant
  • SS-422 USS Toro Patch | Lower Left Quadrant
  • SS-422 USS Toro Patch | Lower Right Quadrant
$14.08

Description

USS Toro was a Tench-class submarine and the only ship of the United States Navy to be named for the toro, a name applied to various fish including the cowfish, the catalufa, and the cavallo. Her keel was laid down on 27 May 1944 at the Portsmouth Navy Yard. She was launched on 23 August 1944 sponsored by Mrs. Alan G. Kirk, and commissioned on 8 December 1944 with Commander James D. Grant in command. - Yellow background with black edging featuring a bull snorting.
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