Allied Warships

USS LST 173 (LST 173)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 173 
Built byMissouri Valley Bridge and Iron Co. (Evansville, Indiana, U.S.A.) 
Ordered11 Feb 1942 
Laid down24 Dec 1942 
Launched24 Apr 1943 
Commissioned18 Jun 1943 
End service24 Dec 1944 
HistoryTransferred to the RN on 24 December 1944.
Returned by the RN to the USN on 23 April 1946.
Sold on 22 October 1947.

Career notesTo the Royal Navy as LST 173

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