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Landing Craft Tank
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 21 March 1944, at Quincy Barge Builders, Quincy, IL
Launched, 3 April 1944
Delivered and placed in service, 13 May 1944
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, 8 May 1946
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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||USS Mayfield Victory (AK-232) with LCT(6)-755 alongside, probably, when the ship returned to San Francisco from the Western Pacific in February 1946 after a stop at Seattle.
US Naval History and Heritage Command, Photo # NH 78575 (unedited)
There is no DANFS history for LCT(6)-755 available at NavSource
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World War II LCT Flotillas
Last Updated 4 April 2014
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