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LCP(R) landing craft, personnel, ramp (1942-1945)


Ships


Names Builders Commissioned Losses Transfers Discarding

LCP(R), 2631 built

Chris-Craft Corp.

Higgins

Matthews

Richardson Boat

1942: 1563

1943: 24

1944: 705

1945: 343

 

 

 


Technical data


Displacement standard, t5.9
Displacement full, t8.2
Length, m

10.9

Breadth, m

3.30

Draught, m

1.07

No of shafts1
Machinery1 diesel or petrol engine
Power, h. p.150 - 250
Max speed, kts

11

Fuel, tdiesel oil or petrol
Endurance, nm(kts)50(8) or 130(8)
Armament2 x 1 - 7.6/90
Military load30 - 36 troops or 3 - 3.7 t of cargo
Complement3


Project history

Landing craft, personnel, ramp.

Modernizations

None.

Naval service

None.

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