Allied Warships

USS LST 83 (LST 83)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 83 
Built byJeffersonville Boat and Machine Co. (Jeffersonville, Indiana, U.S.A.) 
Ordered15 Jan 1942 
Laid down31 Mar 1943 
Launched14 Jun 1943 
Commissioned6 Aug 1943 
End service10 Oct 1946 

Decommissioned on 21 August 1943 for conversion to Landing craft repair ship.
Recommissioned on 12 November 1943 as USS Adonis (ARL 4).
Decommissioned on 10 October 1946.


We don't have any commands listed for USS LST 83 (LST 83)

You can help improve this page
Click here to Submit events/comments/updates for this vessel.
Please use this if you spot mistakes or want to improve this ships page.

Return to the Allied Warships section