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Landing Craft Tank
LCT(5)-295 was Lend-Lease to the UK for the duration of World War II
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 5):
Laid down in September 1942, at Darby Products of Steel Plate Corp., Kansas City, KS.
Launched in October 1942
Delivered and transferred to the United Kingdom under terms of the Lend-Lease program, redesignated HM 2295
Struck from the Naval Register, 22 December 1944
Final Disposition, sunk, no details
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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Last Updated 12 January 2018
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