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LCM1001 landing craft (1954-1955, 1945-1945/1961)


Ships


Names Builders Commissioned Losses Transfers Discarding

LCM1001-1042

Japan: LCM1001-1029

USA: LCM1030-1042

1954: LCM1001-1019

1955: LCM1020-1029

1944-1945 // 1961: LCM1030-1042

none

none

1980s: LCM1001-1042



Technical data


Displacement standard, t

25

Displacement full, t56
Length, m

17.1

Breadth, m

4.33

Draught, m

1.17

No of shafts2
Machinery2 diesels
Power, h. p.450
Max speed, kts

9

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


Standard scale images


LCM1001 1960
LCM1001 1960


Ship project history


29 craft were built in Japan under MDAP, more 13 were transferred from USA in 1961.

Modernizations


None.

Naval service


No significant events.