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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, 28 July 1944, at Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA.
  • Launched, 20 September 1944
  • Delivered, 21 September 1944
  • During World War II LCT(6)-1360 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater:
    LCT Flotilla Thirty-Seven, LCDR. H. E. Rice USNR;
    LCT Group One Hundred Eleven, LT. E. J. Hamlet
  • Out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 8 May 1946
  • Final Disposition, date 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.
    1 officer
    12 enlisted
    Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
    two single 20mm AA gun mounts
    four .50 cal. machine guns
    wheelhouse 20lbs
    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)-1360 180k LCT(6)-1360 serving as a ferry at San Diego, CA. She carried sailors on liberty from the Navy's Amphibious Training Base at Coronado to down town San Diego and back. More than 800 bluejackets made this trip every evening.
    US Navy Photo released 18 January 1945.
    Tommy Trampp
    LCT(6)-1360 384k LCT(6)-1360 beached probably at Naval Amphibious Training Base Coronado, CA, date unknown.
    Courtesy Flickr Photo Librarian
    Zack Zaletel

    There is no history record for LCT(6)-1360 available 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
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    Last Updated 6 April 2018