The Tinosa was laid down on 21 February 1942 at Vallejo, California, by the Mare Island Navy Yard; launched on 7 October 1942; sponsored by Mrs. Katharine Shanks Malloy, wife of Captain William E. Malloy; and commissioned on 15 January 1943, Lt. Comdr. Lawrence Randall Daspit in command1
Tinosa completed 11 war patrols and had embarked on its twelfth when the war ended. For a summary of war patrols go to USS Tinosa (SS-283) – Wikipedia. At the bottom of the page under “External Links” there is a link to the book “Encounter! The Tinosa in Combat”, click on it to download a copy.