INS Af Al Pi Chen

INS Af Al Pi Chen

Class: LCT(2), Tank Landing Craft, then LCT(R)(2) LCT Rocket Launched: 23 Sep 1941 At: Stockton Construction Co. on Thornaby, BritonLength: 48.5m, 159' 11" Beam: 9.1m, 30' Displacement: empty 300 ton, loaded 700 ton Armament: 2-2 lb. pom-pom AA, a few machine guns. Propulsion: 3 diesel eng... read more

USS LCI(L)-1091

USS LCI(L)-1091

Type: Landing Craft Infantry (Large), LCI-351 ClassLaunched: 14 September 1944At: Defoe Shipbuilding Co., Bay City, MICommissioned: 21 September 1944Length: 158' 5 1/2"Beam: 23' 3"Draft Light Landing: 2' 8" forward, 4' 10" aftDraft Loaded Landing: 5' 4" forward, 5' 11" af... read more

USS LCI(L)-713

USS LCI(L)-713

Type: Landing Craft Infantry (Large)Launched At: George Lawley & Sons Shipyards in Neponset, MACommissioned: 18 September 1944Length: 158' 5 1/2"Beam: 23' 3"Draft Light Landing: 2' 8" forward, 4' 10" aftDraft Loaded Landing: 5' 4" forward, 5' 11" aftDisplacement: 387 ... read more

LCM 56

LCM 56

Class: Higgins LCM (6) - LCM (3) with six feet added to the tank deckType: Landing craft, mechanizedLaunched: 1950sAt: Higgins Industries, New Orleans, LALength: 56 feetBeam: 14 feet, 4 inchesDraft: 4 feet, 3 inchesDisplacement: 52 tons (fully loaded)Armament: two .50... read more

USS LCS(L)(3)-102

USS LCS(L)(3)-102

Type: LCS(L)(3)-1 Class Landing Craft Support (Large)(Mark 3)Launched: 13 Feb 1945At: Commercial Iron Works, Portland, ORCommissioned: 17 February 1945Length: 158.5 feetBeam: 23.25 feetDraft: 4.75 feet forward, 6.5 feet aft full loadDisplacement: 250 tons light, 387 tons ... read more

LCVP

LCVP

Type: 36' Higgins (wood)Capacity: 39 personsLength: 35 feet, 9 inchesBeam: 10 feet, 6 inchesDraft: 3 feet, 5 inchesDisplacement: 26,600 poundsAddress:National Museum of the United States Navy805 Kidder Breese St., SEWashington Navy Yard, DC 20374-5060(202) 433... read more

USS LST-325

USS LST-325

Type: Landing Ship TankLaunched: October 27, 1942At: Philadelphia Naval Shipyard, Philadelphia, PennsylvaniaCommissioned: February 1, 1943Length: 328 feetBeam: 50 feetDraft: 10 feet aft, 3.5 feet forwardBow door ramp: 14 feetDisplacement: 3,310 tonsArmament: two t... read more

USS LST-393

USS LST-393

Type: Landing Ship TankLaunched: November 11, 1942At: Newport News Shipbuilding & Drydock Company, Newport News, VirginiaCommissioned: December 11, 1942Length: 328 feetBeam: 50 feetDraft: 10 feet aft, 3.5 feet forwardBow door ramp: 14 feetDisplacement: 3,310 tons ... read more