HMS LST 408 (LST 408)
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||9 Sep 1942|
|Launched||31 Oct 1942|
|Commissioned||23 Dec 1942|
|End service||4 May 1946|
Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 4 May 1946.
|Former name||USS LST 408|
Commands listed for HMS LST 408 (LST 408)
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and that we only list Commanding Officers for the duration of the Second World War.
|1||Lt. Alfred Laidlow Nelson, RNR||Jul 1943||mid 1943|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Robert Cook, RNR||mid 1943||Mar 1946|
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