Allied Warships

HMS LST 424 (LST 424)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 424 
Built byBethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Inc. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down17 Nov 1942 
Launched12 Dec 1942 
Commissioned1 Feb 1943 
End service7 Jan 1946 
History

Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 7 January 1946.

 
Former nameUSS LST 424

Commands listed for HMS LST 424 (LST 424)

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CommanderFromTo
1C R Grandage, RNRJun 1943Sep 1943
2Lt.Cdr. Harold Robert Austin King, RNRSep 1943Dec 1943
3A/Lt.Cdr. James Maddock Roche, RNRDec 1943early 1945

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