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NavSource Online: Amphibious Photo Archive
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
LSM-1 Class Landing Ship Medium:
Laid down (date unknown) at Brown Shipbuilding Co., Houston, TX.
Launched, (date unknown)
Commissioned USS LSM-364, 13 January 1945, LTjg. Clifford R. Lewis, USNR in command
During World War II LSM-364 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Decommissioned, 20 June 1946, at Green Cove Springs, FL.
Laid up in the Atlantic Reserve Fleet, Florida Group, Green Cove Springs
Struck from the Naval Register (date unknown)
Final Disposition, sold, November 1958, to Commercial Metals Co., Dallas, TX., converted to a barge, fate unknown
Displacement 520 t.(light) 743 t.(landing) 1,095 t.(fully loaded)
Length 203' 6" ovl.
Beam 34' 6"
Draft light, 3' 6" forward, 7' 8" aft, fully loaded, 6' 4" forward, 8' 3" aft
Speed 13.2 kts. (max.), (928 tons displacement)
Complement 5 officers, 54 enlisted
Armament one single bow mounted 40mm gun, four single 20mm gun mounts
Vehicle/Boat Capacity 5 medium or 3 heavy tanks, or 6 LVT's, or 9 DUKW's
Troop Capacity 2 officers, 46 enlisted
Armor 10-lb. STS splinter shield to gun mounts, pilot house and conning station
Propulsion two Fairbanks Morse (model 38D81/8X10, reversible with hydraulic clutch) diesels. Direct drive with 1,440 BHP each @ 720rpm, twin screws, Endurance, 4,900 miles @ 12kts.(928 tons displacement)
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||LSM-65 and LSM-364, at San Diego, circa January-February 1946.
||Photo by Gene Brunman USS LSM-125
||LSM-364 underway, and LCT-404 moored at the left margin of the photo, date and place unknown.
||Robert Six USS LSM-232 to the USS LSM / LSMR Association
||LSM-364 in a cropped close-up of above photo.
||USS LSM / LSMR Association
The DANFS history extract for LSM-364 is from LSM-LSMR Amphibious Forces, Vol. II. Paducah, Kentucky: Turner Publishing Company, © 1997. (ISBN 1-56311-389-9).
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Last Updated 25 June 2004
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