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USS Triton (SS-201)




Patrol Data and Captains for the USS Triton (SS-201)


Patrol
No.
Patrol
Area
Patrol Duration
DD-MM-YY
Captain's
Rank & Name
Sailed
From
 
1 Off Wake
Island
07-Dec-41 to 31-Dec-41 LCDR Willis A. Lent Pearl
 
2 East China
Sea
25-Jan-42 to 17-Mar-42 Same Same
 
3 East China
Sea
13-Apr-42 to 04-Jun-42 LCDR Charles C. Kirkpatrick Same
 
4 Aleutian Islands 25-Jun-42 to 07-Sep-42 Same Same
 
5 Off Wake
Island; ended
at Brisbane
16-Dec-42 to 26-Jan-43 Same Pearl
⇒ Brisbane
 
6 Between Rabaul &
Shortland Basin
16-Feb-43 to Lost LCDR George K. MacKenzie, Jr. Brisbane
 


JANAC Score for the USS Triton (SS-201)


Patrol
No.
Date
DD-MM-YY
Vessel
Name
Vessel
Type
Tonnage
Sunk
Location
Sunk
 
2 17-Feb-42 Shinyo Maru
No. 5
Cargo 1,498 32-14N, 127-14E
 
2 21-Feb-42 Shokyu Maru Cargo 4,484 32-10N, 126-28E
 
3 23-Apr-42 Unknown Maru Trawler 1,000 e 28-22N, 153-18E
 
3 01-May-42 Calcutta Maru Passenger-
Cargo
5,339 28-07N, 123-45E
 
3 06-May-42 Taiei Maru Cargo 2,209 28-42N, 123-50E
 
3 06-May-42 Taigen Maru Passenger-
Cargo
5,660 28-19N, 123-38E
 
3 17-May-42 I-164 Submarine 1,635 29-25N, 134-09E
 
4 04-Jul-42 Nenohi Destroyer 1,600 52-15N, 173-51E
 
5 24-Dec-42 Amakasu Maru
No. 1
Water Carrier 1,913 19-16N, 166-37E
 
5 24-Dec-42 Omi Maru Passenger-
Cargo
3,393 6-23N, 160-17E
 
6 06-Mar-43 Kiriha Maru Cargo 3,057 00-00N, 145-00E
 
TOTALS     11 vessels 31,788 tons e = estimated
 


Alden-McDonald Score for the USS Triton (SS-201)


Patrol
No.
Date
DD-MM-YY
Vessel
Name
Vessel
Type
Tonnage
Sunk
Tonnage
Damaged
 
2 17-Feb-42 Shinyo Maru
#5
Converted
Gunboat
1,498  
 
2 21-Feb-42 Shokyu Maru Cargo 4,484  
 
3 23-Apr-42 Shinko Maru
#5
Trawler   127
 
3 01-May-42 Calcutta Maru Cargo 5,338  
 
3 06-May-42 Taiei Maru Cargo 2,217  
 
3 06-May-42 Taigen Maru Cargo 5,660  
 
3 15-May-42 Koen Maru #3 Motor-Sail
Vessel 3
38  
 
3 15-May-42 Kaiei Maru Cargo 110  
 
3 17-May-42 I-164 Submarine 1,635  
 
4 04-Jul-42 Nenohi Destroyer 1,715  
 
5 24-Dec-42 Amakasu Maru
#1
Converted
Water Tanker
1,913  
 
5 28-Dec-42 Omi Maru Passenger-
Cargo
3,394  
 
5 13-Jan-43 Akebono Maru Tanker   10,121
 
6 06-Mar-43 Kiriha Maru Cargo 3,057  
 
6 06-Mar-43 Mito Maru Cargo   7,061
 
  TOTALS 12 vessels sunk
3 vessels damaged
3 = Probable Tons sunk
31,059
Tons damaged
17,309
 


SORG Score for the USS Triton (SS-201)


USS Triton SORG score report

SORG totals for Triton
14 vessels sunk for 64,600 tons
4 vessels damaged for 29,200 tons