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Landing Craft Tank
LCT(5)-422 was lend-lease to the UK
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 5) Class:
Laid down in August 1942 at New York Shipbuilding Corp., Camden, N.J.
Launched in August 1942
Delivered and transferred, 12 September 1942, to the United Kingdom under terms of the Lend-Lease Program, redesignated HM LCT-2422
LCT(5)-422 never saw service with the US Navy
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. Ship's service generator
three propellers, 675shp
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Last Updated 23 February 2018
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