Allied Warships

USS LST 289 (LST 289)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 289 
Built byAmerican Bridge Co. (Ambridge, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered15 Feb 1942 
Laid down14 Sep 1943 
Launched21 Nov 1943 
Commissioned31 Dec 1943 
End service30 Nov 1944 

Decommissioned on 30 November 1944 for transfer to the Royal Navy.
Returned to the USN on 12 October 1946.
Sold on 30 January 1947.

Career notesTo the Royal Navy as LST 289

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The Invasion Before Normandy

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