HMS LST 420 (LST 420)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Inc. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||6 Nov 1942|
|Launched||5 Dec 1942|
|Commissioned||15 Feb 1943|
|Lost||7 Nov 1944|
Mined and sunk in the English Channel on 7 November 1944.
|Former name||USS LST 420|
Commands listed for HMS LST 420 (LST 420)
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|1||A/Lt.Cdr. Joseph Frank Twite, RNR||Jul 1943||20 Jul 1944|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Douglas Harold Everett, RNR||20 Jul 1944||7 Nov 1944 (+)|
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