Allied Warships

USS LCT 229 (LCT 229)

Landing craft tank of the LCT (Mk 5) class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeLanding craft tank
ClassLCT (Mk 5) 
PennantLCT 229 
Built byBison Shipbuilding Co. (North Tonawanda, New York, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid downOct 1942 
LaunchedNov 1942 
Commissioned 1944 
Lost6 Jun 1944 
History

Transferred to the RN upon completion in December 1942
Returned to the USN in 1944
Lost off Normandy France on 6 June 1944

 

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