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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 at Brown Shipbuilding Co., Houston, TX., (date unknown)
Launched, (date unknown)
Commissioned USS LSM-382, 14 February 1945, LT. Henry S. White, USNR in command
During World War II LSM-382 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Decommissioned, 17 November 1947
Struck from the Naval Register, (date unknown)
Final Disposition, sold for scrapping, 13 January 1948, to Fairbanks Morse & Co., Chicago, IL.
Displacement 520 t.(light), 743 t. (landing) 1,095 t.(fully loaded)
Length 203' 6" o.a.
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-382 beached at Saipan, date unknown.
||Raymond R. Nase, MoMM3/c,
USS LSM-49, USS LSM-467 Collection
||LSM-382 underway in San Francisco Bay, 1945-46.
US Navy photo # NH 79841 from the collections of the US Naval Historical Center, courtesy D.M McPherson, 1974.
|USS LSM / LSMR Association
The DANFS history extract for LSM-382 is from LSM-LSMR Amphibious Forces, Vol. II. Paducah, Kentucky: Turner Publishing Company, © 1997. (ISBN 1-56311-389-9).
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