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USS Fall River (CA-131)

USS Fall River
USS Fall River (CA-131) on 12 August 1945
History
Name: Fall River
Namesake: Fall River, Massachusetts
Ordered: 9 July 1942
Builder: New York Shipbuilding Corp., Camden, New Jersey
Laid down: 12 April 1943
Launched: 13 August 1944
Commissioned: 1 July 1945
Decommissioned: 31 October 1947
Struck: 19 February 1971
Fate: Sold for scrap, 28 August 1972. Prow resides at Battleship Cove
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