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Lost due to weather off Normandy, 6 June 1944
Landing Craft Tank
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 5):
Laid down, 15 November 1942, at Decatur Iron & Steel Co., Decatur, AL.
Launched, 1 December 1942
Delivered and placed in service, 1December 1942
Placed out of service (date unknown)
During World War II LCT-362 was assigned to the Europe-Africa-Middle East Theater, LCT Flotilla 4, LCDR Louis E. Hubbard in command, and participated in the following campaign:
Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaigns
Lost do to weather off the coast of Normandy while enroute to her landing area, Uncle Red Beach, 6 June 1944
Struck from the Naval Register, 19 May 1945
LCT-362 earned one battle star for World War II service
|Campaign and Dates
|Invasion of Normandy 6 June 1944
Displacement 286 short tons
Length 114' 2" (ovl.)
Beam 32' 8"
Speed 10 kts.
Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
Armament 1 single 20mm AA gun mount, 2 .50 cal. machine guns
Armor 2 1/2" wheelhouse, 2" gun shield
Propulsion 3 Grey Marine Diesels, 3 propellers, Shaft horsepower 675 per shaft
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Crew Contact And Reunion Information Web Sites
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
World War II LCT Flotillas
Last Updated 15 July 2011
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