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LCU-675 (US Army)
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:
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
|Campaign and Dates
Ormoc Bay landings, 12 December 1944
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.
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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||US Army LCT-675 high and dry date on a Korean Island, March 1954, while delivering supplies and materials.
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
Last Updated 7 January 2011
This page is created and maintained by Gary P. Priolo|