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LCU-675 (US Army)
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LCT-675 (US Navy)


Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons



Precedence of awards is from left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal
Second Row - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal - National Defense Service Medal
Third Row - Korean Service Medal - United Nations Service Medal - Philippines Liberation Medal


Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
  • Laid down, 9 February 1944, at Pidgeon-Thomas Iron Co., Memphis, TN.
  • Launched, 3 March 1944
  • Delivered and placed in service, 7 March 1944
  • During World War II LCT-675 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater and participated in the following campaign:
    Asiatic-Pacific Campaign
    Campaign and Dates
    Leyte operation
    Ormoc Bay landings, 12 December 1944
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Transferred to US Army custody for service at Inchon Korea
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
  • LCT-675 earned one battle star for World War II service
    Specifications:
    Displacement 143 to 160 t.(lt), 309 to 320 t.(fl)
    Length 119' 1" ovl.
    Beam 32' 8"
    Draft 5' (max)
    Speed 10 kts.
    Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
    Complement 14
    Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
    Armament 2 single 20mm AA gun mounts, 4 .50 cal. machine guns
    Armor 20lbs wheelhouse, 10lbs gun shield
    Propulsion 3 Grey Marine Diesels, 3 propellers, Shaft horsepower 225 per shaft

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    LCT-1 96k US Army LCT-675 high and dry date on a Korean Island, March 1954, while delivering supplies and materials. Jerry Damico

    There is no history record for LCT-675 available at Navsource.
    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

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