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Landing Craft Tank
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign Medal (1) - World War II Victory Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 23 March 1944, at Bison Shipbuilding Corp, North Tonawanda, N.Y.
Launched, 2 April 1944
Delivered, and placed in service 13 April 1944
During World War II LCT-1041 was assigned to the Europe-Africa-Middle East Theater and participated in the following campaign:
Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign
Placed out of service, date unknown
Final Disposition, fate unknown
|Campaign and Dates
|Invasion of Southern France, 15 August 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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||LCT-1041 and LCT-785 unload "Dukws" on D-Day, 15 August 1944, during the Allied invasion of southern France.
US National Archives photo # III-SC 192908 a US Army Signal Corps. photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
There is DANFS history available for LCT-1041 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 23 October 2008
This page is created and maintained by Gary P. Priolo|