USS Holland The first commissioned submarine

USS Holland The first commissioned submarine

On the 12th of October 1900, The USS Holland (SS-1) became the first commissioned submarine. Build by John Philip Holland in the earlier years, then named Holland VI was the 6th iteration of the design then. It was purchased for $150,000 on April 11th, 1900. At the christening, Holland VI after some modifications was renamed USS Holland (SS-1).

Photo of the USS Holland SS-1 The first commissioned submarine
USS Holland SS-1 The first commissioned submarine