USS LST 531 (LST 531)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The US Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Missouri Valley Bridge and Iron Co. (Evansville, Indiana, U.S.A.)|
|Ordered||19 Jun 1943|
|Laid down||22 Sep 1943|
|Launched||24 Nov 1943|
|Commissioned||17 Jan 1944|
|Lost||28 Apr 1944|
|Loss position||50° 28'N, 2° 51'W|
Note. Map of attack temporarily disabled due to huge Google Maps price increase (20 July 2018).
Torpedoed and sunk by German motor torpedo boats (the attackers were S-100, S-130, S-136, S-138, S-140, S-142, S-143, S-145, and S-150) at Lyme Bay, England in position 50º28'N, 02º51'W.
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