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MV MAJ. Bernard F. Fisher (AK-4396)

International Radio Call Sign:
November - November - Hotel - Foxtrot
LTC Calvin P. Titus Class Logistics Prepositioning Ship:
  • Built in 1999 as MV Sea Fox by Odense Steel Shipyard, Odense, Denmark
  • Acquired by Sealift Inc., Oyster Bay N.Y. in 1999 for charter to the US Navy Military Sealift Command (MSC)
  • Renamed MV MAJ. Bernard F. Fisher (AK-4396)
  • MV Maj. Bernard F. Fisher provides the Air Force with propositioned ammunition stocks
  • MV MAJ. Bernard F. Fisher (AK-4396) is one of the Military Sealift Command's seven Container Ships and is part of the 36 ships in the Prepositioning Program
  • MV MAJ. Bernard F. Fisher (AK-4396) is assigned to Maritime Prepositioning Program Squadron Two and operates out of Diego Garcia
    Displacement 48,000 t.(fl)
    Length 652'
    Beam 105'
    Draft 34' (max)
    Speed 19 kts.
    Armament none
    Complement 21 Civilian Mariners
    Propulsion 23,030 SHP Sulzer, Model 7RTA76; 1 shaft

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    Maj. Bernard F. Fisher 45k MV MAJ. Bernard F. Fisher (AK-4396) underway, date and location unknown. MSC web site

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    Medal of Honor Citation for MAJ. Bernard F Fisher USAF
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