Allied Warships

HMS LCT 2 (LCT 2)

Landing Craft Tank of the LCT (Mk 1) class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeLanding Craft Tank
ClassLCT (Mk 1) 
PennantLCT 2 
Built byVickers Armstrong (Barrow-in-Furness, U.K.) 
Ordered27 Jul 1940 
Laid down 
Launched 
Commissioned11 Dec 1940 
Lost12 Oct 1941 
Loss position32° 08'N, 24° 56'E
History

Sunk by the German submarine U-75 between Tobruk and Mersah Matruh during the night of 11/12 October 1941

 

Hit by U-boat
Sunk on 12 Oct 1941 by U-75 (Ringelmann).

U-boat AttackSee our U-boat attack entry for the HMS LCT 2

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U-Boat Attack Logs

Daniel Morgan and Bruce Taylor


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