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Landing Craft Tank
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):
Laid down, 8 May 1944, at Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 10 July 1944
Delivered, 11 July 1944
Placed in service, date and location unknown, ENS. O. A. Veltri, USNR, Officer in Charge (May 1945)
During World War II LCT(6)-1322 was assigned to the Asiatic Pacific Theater:
LCT Flotilla Thirty-Eight
LCT Group One Hundred Twelve and
LCT Flotilla Six, LT. L . W. Weigel USNR;
LCT Group Seventeen, LT. S. R. Mantell USNR
Placed out of service
Struck from the Naval Register, 13 December 1946
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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||LCT(6)-1322 is the last boat in the row on the left of the six LCTs on the building ways at Navy Yard Mare Island, Vallejo, CA., 7 July 1944.
Navy Yard Mare Island photo # 4354-44
||Stern view of LCT(6)-1322 on the building ways at Navy Yard Mare Island, Vallejo, CA., with five other LCTs, 7 July 1944.
Navy Yard Mare Island photo # 4355-44
There is no DANFS history available for LCT(6)-1322 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 11 July 2014
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