HMS LST 215 (LST 215)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Chicago Bridge and Iron Co. (Seneca, Illinois, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||8 Jan 1943|
|Launched||26 Jun 1943|
|Commissioned||20 Jul 1943|
|End service||27 Jul 1946|
Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 27 July 1946.
|Former name||USS LST 215|
Commands listed for HMS LST 215 (LST 215)
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|1||T/Lt. Jack Bouchier Baldwin, RNR||1 Nov 1943||Feb 1944|
|2||Cdr. (retired) Garth Henry Fyson Owles, DSO, DSC, RN||Feb 1944||28 Jun 1944|
|3||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Francis Smith, DSC, RNR||28 Jun 1944||12 Oct 1944|
|4||T/Lt. Geoffrey Denis Guppy, RNVR||12 Oct 1944||27 Jul 1946|
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