Wahoo (SS-565), a Tang-class submarine. She was
launched on 16 October 1951 sponsored by Mrs. Harry W.
Hill, and commissioned on Memorial Day, 30 May 1952 with
Commander Eugene P. Wilkinson in command.
Meritorious Unit Citation with star (2 awards)
China Service Medal
National Defense Service Medal with star (2 awards)
Korean Service Medal
Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
Vietnam Service Medal with three campaign stars
United Nations Korea Medal
1:100 scale, 32" long Wahoo 565 submarine model was
commissioned in Dec 2015 and completed in
April 2016. If you like the way we construct
submarine models, with an artistan's personal touch and
superior quality inside out, let us build one for you.