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HM LCT-2054
LCT(5)-54 (1942)

LCT(5)-54 was transferred under terms of the Lend-Lease agreement to the United Kingdom
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 5) Class:
  • Laid down,7 September 1942, at Kansas City Structural Steel Co., Kansas City, KS
  • Launched, 26 September 1942
  • Delivered, 2 October 1942
  • LCT(5)-54 saw no active service with the US Navy
  • Delivered, 17 November 1942, to the United Kingdom, under terms of the Lend-Lease Act, redesignated HM LCT-2054
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 9 June 1944
  • Final Disposition, lost in transit from the US to the UK, December 1942
    Displacement 285 t.(fl)
    Length 114' 2" (o.a.)
    Beam 32' 8"
    limiting 3' 6"
    max.navigational 3' 6"
    Speed 10 kts.
    Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
    1 officer
    10 enlisted
    Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
    two single 20mm AA gun mounts
    two .50 cal. machine guns
    wheelhouse 2 1/2"
    gun shields 2"
    Fuel Capacity Diesel 80 Bbls
    three Grey Marine 6-71 Diesel engines
    one Diesel-drive 20Kw 120V. D.C. Ship's service generator
    three propellers, 675shp

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