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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 (2) - World War II Victory Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 5):
Laid down in November 1942, at Decatur Iron & Steel Co., Decatur, AL.
Launched in December 1942
Delivered and placed in service in December 1942
During World War II LCT-364 was assigned to the European Theater, LCT Flotilla 10 and participated in the:
Lost due to striking a mine off the Normandy beachhead, 6 June1944
Struck from the Naval Register,19 May 1945
LCT-364 earned two battle stars for World War II service
- Salerno landings, 9 to 21 September 1943 (LCT Flotilla 10)
- Invasion of Normandy, 6 June1944
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
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
World War II LCT Flotillas
Last Updated 20 May 2005
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