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Landing Craft Tank
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal (2) - World War II Victory Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 19 August 1943, at Navy Yard Mare Island, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 21 October 1943
Delivered, 29 October 1943
Placed in service, date and location unknown
During World War II LCT(6)-919 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater and participated in the following campaigns:
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
LCT(6)-919 earned two battle stars for World War II service
Final Disposition, fate unknown
|Campaign and Dates
||Campaign and Dates
|Hollandia operation, 24 April to 1 June 1944
||Western New Guinea operations
Cape Sansapor operation, 16 to 31 August 1944
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)-921 under construction on Mare Island Navy Yard's, north ways, 24 August 1943.
Mare Island Navy Yard photo # 6051-43
There is no history for LCT(6)-919 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 15 February 2019
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