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LCVP landing craft (1943-1945/1949-1969)


Ships


Names Builders Commissioned Losses Transfers Discarding

120 craft

USA: 120 craft

1943-1945 // 1949-1969: 120 craft

unknown

Honduras, 1996: 30 craft

2007-2009: ~20 craft

2010s: 70 craft



Technical data


Displacement standard, t9
Displacement full, t13
Length, m

11.2

Breadth, m

3.20

Draught, m

0.92

No of shafts2
Machinery2 diesels
Power, h. p.220 - 450
Max speed, kts

8

Fuel, tdiesel oil
Endurance, nm(kts)850(6)
Armament2 x 1 - 12.7/90
Military load36 troops or 1 light tank or 3.7 t of cargo
Complement3


Ship project history


Landing craft, vehicle and personnel (LCVP), mostly transferred onboard of LSTs and AVPs.

Modernizations


None.

Naval service


None.

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