Allied Warships

HMS LST 407 (LST 407)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 407 
Built byBethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Inc. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.) 
Laid down2 Sep 1942 
Launched5 Nov 1942 
Commissioned31 Dec 1942 
Lost24 Apr 1944 

Damaged on 24 April 1944 and grounded of Baia (near Napels), Italy.
Not repaired.
Returned to the USN on 6 May 1945.

Former nameUSS LST 407

Commands listed for HMS LST 407 (LST 407)

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1Lt.Cdr. Walter Hine, RNRJun 194310 Jul 1943

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