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USS S-10 was an S-class submarine laid down on September 11, 1919 and launched on December 9, the following year. It was commissioned on September 21, 1922 under Lt. Cmdr. Carroll Q. Wright’s command with the hull number SS-115 and it served in the US Navy for 14 years before it was decommissioned on July 17, 1936. During its activities, the ship carried a complement of 38 people on board and had the main missions in New England, New London, Coco Solo, Hawaii, Memphis or the Panama Canal Zone. After the decommissioning, the ship was struck from the Navy Register and sold for scrapping later.