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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)
Bottom Row - World War II Victory Medal - Philippines Presidential Unit Citation - Philippines Liberation Medal (1)
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 3 April 1944, at Pidgeon-Thomas Iron Co., Memphis, TN.
Launched, 27 April 1944
Delivered, 5 May 1944
Placed in service, date unknown
During World War II LCT(6)-695 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater:
LCT Flotilla Twenty-Seven;
LCT Group Eighty and participated in the following campaign:
Lingayen Gulf landings, 8 to 18 January 1945
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 12 April 1946
Final Disposition, fate unknown
LCT(6)-695 earned one battle star for World War II service
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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||LCT(6)-695 beached in the Philippines at either Manila of Subic Bay, date unknown.
There is no DANFS history record for LCT(6)-695 available at Navsource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information Web Sites
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
World War II LCT Flotillas
Last Updated 6 June 2014
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