Allied Warships

USS LST 59 (LST 59)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 59 
Built byDravo Corp. (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered23 Jan 1942 
Laid down7 Nov 1943 
Launched18 Dec 1943 
Commissioned31 Jan 1944 
End service21 Jan 1946 

Decommissioned on 21 January 1946.
Sold on 18 September 1947.


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