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Landing Craft Tank
LCT(5)-334 was transferred under terms of the Lend-Lease Act to the United Kingdom
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 5):
Laid down in June 1942 at Decatur Iron & Steel Co., Decatur, AL.
Launched in August 1942
Delivered in August 1942
Transferred, 19 January 1943, to the United Kingdom, under the Lend-Lease program, redesignated HM LCT-2334
LCT(5)-334 never saw active service in the US Navy
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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Last Updated 19 January 2018
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