Allied Warships

HMS LST 5 (LST 5)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 5 
Built byDravo Corp. (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered 
Laid down12 Jul 1942 
Launched3 Oct 1942 
Commissioned18 Nov 1944 
End service 1946 
History

Decommissioned and returned to the USN in 1946.

 
Former nameUSS LST 5

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CommanderFromTo
1T/A/Lt.Cdr. Frederick Lawson Baker, RNR14 Nov 1944Oct 1945

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