Allied Warships

HMS LST 406 (LST 406)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 406 
Built byBethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Inc. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.) 
Laid down1 Sep 1942 
Launched28 Oct 1942 
Commissioned26 Dec 1942 
End service11 Apr 1946 

Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 11 April 1946.

Former nameUSS LST 406

Commands listed for HMS LST 406 (LST 406)

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1A/Lt.Cdr. Hubert John Chaloner, RNRApr 1943Ca. mid 45
2T/Lt. Horace Goodliffe, RNVRCa. mid 452 Oct 1945

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