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Landing Craft Tank
LCT(5)-193 was transferred Lend-Lease to the UK
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 5):
Laid down, 18 August 1942, at Bison Shipbuilding Corp, North Tonawanda, N.Y.
Launched, 12 September 1942
Delivered, 23 September1942
LCT(5)-193 never serviced with the US Navy
Transferred to the United Kingdom, 31 December 1942 under terms of the lend-lease act, redesignated HM LCT-2193
Delivered, to the Foreign Liquidation Commission in June 1947 for disposal
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
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.
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. Ships' service generator
three propellers, 675shp
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