HMS LST 173 (LST 173)
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||24 Dec 1942|
|Launched||24 Apr 1943|
|Commissioned||24 Dec 1944|
|Former name||USS LST 173|
Commands listed for HMS LST 173 (LST 173)
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|1||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Harry Gordon George Greatorex Riches, RNVR||21 Dec 1944||12 Aug 1945|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Joseph Lionel Laity, RNR||12 Aug 1945||early 1946|
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