HMS LST 62 (LST 62)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Jeffersonville Boat and Machine Co. (Jeffersonville, Indiana, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||5 Aug 1942|
|Launched||23 Nov 1942|
|Commissioned||4 Mar 1943|
|End service||10 Jun 1946|
Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 10 June 1946.
|Former name||USS LST 62|
Commands listed for HMS LST 62 (LST 62)
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|1||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Oswald Edgar Brown, RNR||1 Feb 1943||Sep 1943|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Samuel Rayer, DSC, OBE, RNR||Sep 1943||10 Aug 1944|
|3||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Joseph Lionel Laity, RNR||10 Aug 1944||11 Mar 1946|
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