Allied Warships

HMS LST 425 (LST 425)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 425 
Built byBethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Inc. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.) 
Laid down16 Nov 1942 
Launched12 Dec 1942 
Commissioned10 Feb 1943 
End service30 Aug 1946 

Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 30 August 1946.

Former nameUSS LST 425

Commands listed for HMS LST 425 (LST 425)

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1Lt. Peter Morton Wilcockson, DSC, RNR24 Jun 1943Sep 1943
2A/Cdr. (retired) Christopher Montague Vernon Francis Dalrymple-Hay, RNSep 1943Nov 1944
3T/A/Lt.Cdr. J K Jones, RNRNov 19447 Jul 1945
4Lt.Cdr. Karl Henry John Lynch Phibbs, RN7 Jul 1945late 1945

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