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Landing Craft Utility - LCU-1155
Landing Craft Ship - LSU-1155 (1949 - 1956)
Landing Craft Tank - LCT-1155 (1944 - 1949)
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) Class:
Laid down, 12 May 1944, at Bison Shipbuilding Corp, North Tonawanda, N.Y.
Launched, 20 May 1944
Delivered, 25 May 1944
During World War II LCT-1155 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater LCT Flotilla 21, Group 63 at Pearl Harbor, T.H.
Placed out of service and laid up in reserve, date unknown
Redesignated Landing Ship Utility, LSU-1155 in 1949
Redesignated Landing Craft Utility LCU-1155, 15 April 1956
Struck 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"
limiting 3' 9"
maximum navigation 5'
Speed 10 kts.
Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
two single 20mm AA gun mounts
four .50 cal. machine guns
gun shields 10lbs
Fuel Capacity Diesel 80 Bbls
three Grey Marine 6-71 Diesel engines
two Diesel-drive 10Kw 120V. D.C. Ships' Service Generators
three propellers, 675shp
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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 10 July 2009
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