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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 Theater (1) - World War II Victory Medal
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 22 April 1944, at Bison Shipbuilding Corp, North Tonawanda, N.Y.
Launched, 3 May 1944
Delivered, 4 May 1944
Placed in service, date and location unknown
During World War II LCT-1141 was assigned to the Europe-Africa-Middle East Theater and participated in the following campaign;
Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign
|Campaign and Dates
|Invasion of Southern France, 15 August to 23 September 1945
Placed out of service, date unknown
Stuck from the Naval Register, date unknown
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 Gray Marine Diesels, 3 propellers, Shaft horsepower 225 per shaft
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||LCT-1141 unloading at Saint-Raphael in southern France during Operation Dragoon, 15 August 1944. Photo courtesy of cyrilb1881 (name unknown).
There is DANFS history available for LCT-1141 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 12 April 2013
This page is created and maintained by Gary P. Priolo|