HMS LST 239 (LST 239)
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||6 Mar 1943|
|Launched||18 Jun 1943|
|Commissioned||19 Jul 1943|
|End service||14 Feb 1946|
Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 14 February 1946.
|Former name||USS LST 238|
Commands listed for HMS LST 239 (LST 239)
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|1||F Dyer, RNR||3 Sep 1943||15 Jan 1944|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Charles Robert Hodder, RNR||15 Jan 1944||14 Apr 1944|
|3||Lt.Cdr. George Austin Moore, RD, RNR||14 Apr 1944||5 Jan 1945|
|4||A/Lt.Cdr. John Mackay, RNR||5 Jan 1945||8 Aug 1945|
|5||T/Lt. Stanley Grant Fowler, RNR||8 Aug 1945||14 Feb 1946|
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