USS Bolinas (CVE 36)
Escort carrier of the Repeat Bogue class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Built by||Seattle-Tacoma Shipbuilding Corp. (Seattle, Washington, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||3 Aug 1942|
|Launched||11 Nov 1942|
|Commissioned||22 Jul 1943|
|End service||2 Aug 1943|
Decommissioned and transferred to the R.N. and commissioned in R.N. service as HMS Begum on 2 August 1943.
|Career notes||To the Royal Navy as HMS Begum|
Commands listed for USS Bolinas (CVE 36)
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|1||T/Capt. Harold Letcher Meadow, USN||22 Jul 1943||2 Aug 1943 (1)|
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