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Landing Craft Tank
LCT-432 / LCT-2432
LCT-432 was lend-lease to the UK
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 5):
Laid down, circa August 1942, at New York Shipbuilding Corp, Camden, N.J.
Launched, circa August 1942
Delivered and placed in service, circa September 1942
LCT-432 saw no active service with the US Navy
Transferred Lend-Lease to the United Kingdom
Struck from the Naval Register (date unknown)
Final Disposition, fate unknown
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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||LCT-2432 and LCT-2433 beached, date and place unknown..
||Courtesy Tony Chapman
There is no DANFS history available for LCT-432 / LCT-2432 at Navsource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information Web Sites
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
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World War II LCT Flotillas
Last Updated 7 October 2005
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