Allied Warships

USS LST 918 (LST 918)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 918 
Built byBethlehem-Hingham Shipyard Inc. (Hingham, Massachusetts, U.S.A.) 
Ordered9 Dec 1943 
Laid down5 Apr 1944 
Launched7 May 1944 
Commissioned29 May 1944 
End service12 Jun 1946 

Decommissioned on 12 June 1946.
Sold on 18 December 1947.


Commands listed for USS LST 918 (LST 918)

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1Lt. Paul Cherin, USNR29 May 19445 Nov 1944
2Lt. David C. Matthews, USNR5 Nov 19444 Oct 1945

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