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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 - Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign Medal (1)
Bottom Row - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp)
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 8 February 1944, at Bison Shipbuilding Corp, North Tonawanda, N.Y.
Launched, 26 February 1944
Delivered, 29 February 1944
Placed in service, date and location unknown
During World War II LCT-1010 was assigned to both the Europe-Africa-Middle East and Asiatic-Pacific Theaters and participated in the following campaign:
Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign
Drydocked, 3 July 1945 in USS ABSD-3 at Guam
Following World War II LCT-1010 was assigned to Occupation service in the Far East from 3 February to 9 April 1946
Placed out of service, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
|Campaign and Dates
|Invasion of souther France 15 August to 10 September 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 Gray Marine Diesels, 3 propellers, Shaft horsepower 225 per shaft
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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 12 August 2011
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