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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
Bottom Row - World War II Victory Medal - Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp) - Philippines Liberation Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 22 February 1944, at Navy Yard Mare Island, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 23 April 1944
Delivered, 24 April 1944
During World War II LCT-1077 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater LCT Flotilla 24, Group 70, LCDR. F. Carmondy, in command, and LCT Flotilla 31 serving at New Guinea, Leyte in the Philippines, Okinawa and Japan
Placed out of service, date unknown and laid up at Mare Island, disposed of in July 1947
Final Disposition, fate unknown
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 Grey Marine Diesels, 3 propellers, Shaft horsepower 225 per shaft
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||From left to right; LCT-1077, LCT-1080 and LCT 1162 with other units of Flotilla 31 underway in the open sea in 1945.
Photo by Donald Berton Dale RM3/c LCT-1195
There is no DANFS history for LCT-1077 available at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information Web Sites
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
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World War II LCT Flotillas
Last Updated 12 March 2010
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