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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, 12 February 1945, at U.S. Navy Yard, Charleston, S.C.
Launched, 3 March 1945
Commissioned USS LSM-413, 28 August 1945, LT. John H. Hayes, USNR, in command
During World War II USS LSM-413 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater:
LSM Flotilla Fifteen;
LSM Group Forty-Three;
LSM Division Eighty-Five;
Decommissioned, 24 May 1946, at Green Cove Springs, FL.
Laid up in the Atlantic Reserve Fleet, Florida Group, Green Cove Springs
Struck from the Naval Register, ate unknown
Final Disposition, sold in December 1958, to Alfredo Lizano, Jamaica, N.Y., fate unknown
Displacement 520 t.(light), 743 t. (landing) 1,095 t.(fully loaded)
Length 203' 6" (ovl)
Beam 34' 6"
light, 3' 6" forward, 7' 8" aft
fully loaded, 6' 4" forward, 8' 3" aft
Speed 13.2 kts. (max.), (928 tons displacement)
one twin 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
Diesel 1,225 Bbls
Armor 10-lb. STS splinter shield to gun mounts, pilot house and conning station
Endurance 4,900 miles @ 12kts.(928 tons displacement)
two General Motors (model GM 16-278A, reversible with hydraulic clutch) Diesel engines, direct drive with 1,440 BHP each @ 720rpm
Ship's Service Generators
two Diesel-drive 100Kw 450V A.C.
one Diesel-drive 20Kw 120V D.C.
twin propellers, 2,800shp
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||USS LSM-413 beached at New Orleans, LA., 1945.
||William L Cundett and Arthur Adams to the USS LSM / LSMR Association
||19 LSMs at Green Cove Springs, FL., date unknown. Ships present and identifiable are:
Front Row-USS LSM-558, USS LSM-539, USS LSM-543 and
Second Row-?, USS LSM-413, USS LSM-542 and
Third Row- ?, ?, USS LSM-555 and ?.
|Al Edwards LSM-343 to the USS LSM / LSMR Association
The history extract for USS LSM-413 is from LSM-LSMR Amphibious Forces, Vol. II. Paducah, Kentucky: Turner Publishing Company, © 1997. (ISBN 1-56311-389-9).
|01||LT. Hayes, John H., USNR||28 August 1945 - ?|
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