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Harbor Utility Craft YFU-91
Landing Craft Utility LCU-1608


LCU-1466 Class Landing Craft Tank:
  • Laid down, 1 February 1957, at Bethlehem Steel
  • Launched 1 June 1957
  • Delivered 1 July 1957
  • Placed in service, date unknown
  • Redesignated Harbor Utility Craft YFU-91, date unknown
  • Placed out of service, date unknown
  • Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
  • Final Disposition, fate unknown
    Specifications
    Displacement 180 t.(lt), 360 t.(fl)
    Length 119' (o.a.)
    Beam 34'
    Draft 6'
    Design Speed 10 kts.
    Range 700 nautical miles at 7 kts.
    Complement 14
    Cargo Capacity 150 short tons
    Armament
    two twin 20mm AA gun mounts, one port, one starboard
    two .50 cal. machine guns
    Armor 2 1/2" wheelhouse, 2" gun shield
    Propulsion 3 Grey Marine Diesels, 3 shafts, Shaft horsepower 675 bhp per shaft
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