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Landing Craft Tank
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Precedence of awards is from to bottom, left to right
Top Row - American Campaign Medal
Bottom Row - Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal - World War II Victory Medal - Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp)
Landing Craft Tank (Mark 6):
Laid down, 18 September 1944, at Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 4 November 1944
Delivered, 6 November 1944
Placed in service, 3 November 1944
During World War II LCT-1375 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Placed out of service, 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-1375 loaded on the main deck of USS LST-398 while at anchor in Japanese waters in November 1945 just prior to the launch of LCT-1375. The LCT-1375 and pontoons had been loaded at Pearl Harbor in June of 1945. The pontoons had been unloaded a little earlier at Leyte.
||LCT-1375 alongside a transport at Yokosuka, Japan while serving on occupation duty.
Photo by Donald Berton Dale RM3/c LCT-1195
There is no DANFS history record for LCT-1375 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
Last Updated 19 March 2010
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