Allied Warships

USS Epping Forrest (LSD 4)

Dock landing ship of the Ashland class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeDock landing ship
PennantLSD 4 
Built byMoore Dry Dock Co. (Oakland, California, U.S.A.) 
Ordered28 Dec 1941 
Laid down23 Nov 1942 
Launched2 Apr 1943 
Commissioned11 Oct 1943 
End service1 Nov 1968 

Decommissioned on 1 November 1968.
Sold to be broken up for scrap on 30 October 1969.


Commands listed for USS Epping Forrest (LSD 4)

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1Lt.Cdr. Lester Martin, USN11 Oct 194310 Apr 1945 (1)
2Lt.Cdr. Roy Joseph Kaltenbacher, USNR10 Apr 1945 (1)

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