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Landing Craft Utility
International Radio Call Sign:
November - Quebec - Bravo - Foxtrot
Awards, Citations and Campaign Ribbons
Battle Efficiency Ribbon - National Defense Service Medal
LCU-1466 Class Landing Craft Tank (Modified Version of LCT Mark 5)
Built in 1953 at Island Dockyard Kingston, N.Y.
Launched, date unknown
Delivered and placed in service, date unknown, with LCURON 2 at NAB Little Creek, VA.
Placed out of service, date unknown
Final Disposition, scrapped, date unknown
Displacement 180 t.(lt), 360 t.(fl)
Length 119' (o.a.)
Design Speed 10 kts.
Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
two twin 20mm AA gun mounts, one port, one starboard
two .50 cal. machine guns
Armor 2 1/2" wheelhouse, 2" gun shield
three Grey Marine Diesels
three propellers 675shp
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||Presentation ceremony of the Battle Efficiency "E" Award to the crew of LCU-1470 1n 1958.
US Navy photo.
|Larry R. Wagner LCU-1470
There is no DANFS history available for LCU-1470 at NavSource
Crew Contact And Reunion Information Web Sites
U.S. Navy Memorial Foundation - Navy Log
Fleet Reserve Association
Additional Resources and Web Sites of Interest
No Information Available
Last Updated 16 April 2010
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