HMS LST 405 (LST 405)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Bethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Inc. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||30 Aug 1942|
|Launched||31 Oct 1942|
|Commissioned||28 Dec 1942|
HMS LST-405 was involved in a collision with the US Transport USS General M. M. Patrick on 25 October 1945 off Colombo, Ceylon. Not repaired.
|Former name||USS LST 405|
Commands listed for HMS LST 405 (LST 405)
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|1||A/Lt.Cdr. Joseph Tinsley Sheffield, RNR||Jun 1943||26 Mar 1945|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Alfred Edwin Weightman, RNR||26 Mar 1945||23 Jun 1945|
|3||A/Lt.Cdr. Douglas Ronald Wheeler, RN||23 Jun 1945||mid 1945|
|4||T/A/Lt.Cdr. James Clifford Anderson, RNR||mid 1945||Nov 1945|
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