USS Vulcan (AR-5) along with the rest of the Vulcan-class repair ships and their contemporaries, the Dixie-class destroyer tenders and Fulton-class submarine tenders, had their original battery of 5" guns removed in the 1970s and replaced by a minimal 20-mm armament. - Lupacchino
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THIS IS A TRIBUTE TO ALL OF MY SHIPMATES WHO SERVED IN THE U.S. NAVY AT COMSERVRON 4, ON BOARD USS VULCAN AR-5, HOMEPORTED IN NORFOLK, VA!
IF YOU WERE A MEMBER OF EITHER OF THESE COMMANDS DURING THIS PERIOD AND HAVE PHOTOS YOU WOULD LIKE TO HAVE INCLUDEDClick on here to Email me. I would like to hear from all shipmates or their families if you found this information helpful!
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