HMS LST 159 (LST 159)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Missouri Valley Bridge and Iron Co. (Evansville, Indiana, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||19 Jul 1942|
|Launched||21 Nov 1942|
|Commissioned||4 Mar 1943|
Returned to the USN on 23 April 1946.
|Former name||USS LST 159|
Commands listed for HMS LST 159 (LST 159)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||F H Evans, RNR||Sep 1943||9 Oct 1944|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Thomas Cannan, RNR||9 Oct 1944||23 Apr 1946|
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