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LCM(6) medium landing craft (1944-1945/1956-1958)


Ships


Names Builders Completed Losses Transfers Discarding

1-11

USA: 1-11

1944-1945 // 3.1956: 5 craft

1944-1945 // 3.1958: 6 craft

None

None

in service (2019): 11 craft



Technical data


Displacement standard, t

24

Displacement full, t56
Length, m

17.1

Breadth, m

4.33

Draught, m

1.17

No of shafts2
Machinery2 Gray Marine 64HN9 diesels
Power, h. p.330
Max speed, kts

10

Fuel, tdiesel oil
Endurance, nm(kts)130(9)
Armament2 x 1 - 12.7/90
Military load

1 tank or 60 troops or 30.8 t of cargo

Complement5


Project history

Former USN Landing Craft Mechanized (LCM(6)).

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

No significant events.