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|Tonnage||15,034 tons standard|
|Dimensions||529'6" by 73'4" by 22'5"
161.39m by 22.35m by 6.83m
|Maximum speed||15.4 knots|
2x2 40mm Bofors AA guns
12 20mm Oerlikon AA guns
||2-shaft diesel electric (11,200 shp)
||Light antiaircraft had been increased to 4x2 40mm and 23 20mm guns by the end of the war
The Fultons were completed in 1940 through the end of the war. They were purpose-built in Navy yards to serve as submarine tenders.
|Bushnell||1943-4-10 (Mare Island)|
|Howard W. Gilmore||1944-5-24 (Mare Island)|
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