HMS LST 161 (LST 161)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Missouri Valley Bridge and Iron Co. (Evansville, Indiana, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||24 Jul 1942|
|Launched||7 Dec 1942|
|Commissioned||16 Mar 1943|
Returned to the USN on 5 January 1946.
|Former name||USS LST 161|
Commands listed for HMS LST 161 (LST 161)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. John Fox Clement, RD, RNR||Jun 1943||23 Feb 1945|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. George Pemberton, RNR||23 Feb 1945||5 Jan 1946|
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