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Landing Craft Tank
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from top to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal
Bottom Row - Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp) - Philippines Presidential Unit Citation - Philippines Liberation Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6) Class:
Laid down, 3 December 1943, at Bison Shipbuilding Corp, North Tonawanda, N.Y.
Launched, 19 December 1943
Delivered, 3 April 1944
Placed in service, date unknown
During World War II LCT(6)-634 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater:
LCT Flotilla Twenty-Four, LCDR F. Carmondy;
LCT Group Seventy and participated in the following campaign:
|Campaign and Dates
|Manila Bay-Bicol operation
Carabo Island, Manila Bay, 16 April 1945
Following World War II LCT(6)-634 was assigned to Occupation Service in the Far East from 8 September 1945 to 25 March 1946
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
LCT(6)-634 earned one battle star for World War II service
Final Disposition, fate unknown
Displacement 143 to 160 t.(lt), 309 to 320 t.(fl)
Length 119' 1" (ovl.)
Beam 32' 8"
limiting 3' 9"
maximum navigation 5'
Speed 10 kts.
Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
two single 20mm AA gun mounts
four .50 cal. machine guns
gun shields 10lbs
Fuel Capacity Diesel 80 Bbls
three Grey Marine 6-71 Diesel engines
two Diesel-drive 10Kw 120V. D.C. Ships' Service Generators
three propellers, 675shp
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Crew Contact And Reunion Information Web Sites
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Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
World War II LCT Flotillas
Last Updated 29 June 2018
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