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Landing Craft Tank LCT-1082
Landing Ship Utility LSU-1082
Landing Craft Utility LCU-1082
Harbor Utility Craft YFU-26
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from left to right
American Campaign Medal - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6) / YFU-1 Class Harbor Utility Craft:
Laid down, 1 March 1944, at Navy Yard Mare Island, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 2 May 1944
Delivered, 3 May 1944
During World War II LCT-1082 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater LCT Flotilla 24, Group 70, LCDR. F. Carmondy, in command, at New Guinea, the Philippines and Okinawa
Redesignated Landing Ship Utility LSU-1082 in 1949
During the Korean War LSU-1082 participated in the following campaigns:
Redesignated Landing Craft Utility LCU-1056, 15 April 1952
Placed out of service (date unknown)
Reclassified as Harbor Utility Craft YFU-26, 18 May 1958
Final Disposition, fate unknown
- North Korean Aggression
- 18 September to 2 November 1950
- Communist China Aggression
- 3 November to 20 December 1950
- Inchon Landing
- 13 to 17 September 1950
- North Korean AggressionUN Summer-Fall Offensive
- 1 to 22 September 1951
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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||LCT-1082 underway, date and place unknown.
||Courtesy Joe McFadden
WWII LCT web site
There is no DANFS history for LCT-1082 available 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
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