HMS LST 63 (LST 63)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Jeffersonville Boat and Machine Co. (Jeffersonville, Indiana, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||5 Aug 1942|
|Launched||19 Dec 1942|
|Commissioned||29 Mar 1943|
|End service||17 Dec 1945|
Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 17 December 1945.
|Former name||USS LST 63|
Commands listed for HMS LST 63 (LST 63)
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|1||A/Lt.Cdr. Archibald Ross Wheeler, RNR||1 Feb 1943||12 Jun 1943|
|2||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Vernon Elsom, RNR||12 Jun 1943||20 Sep 1944|
|3||A D B Trevor, RNVR||20 Sep 1944||12 Feb 1945|
|4||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Alan George Roberts, DSC, RNR||12 Feb 1945||12 Aug 1945|
|5||T/A/Lt.Cdr. Archibald Henry Frogbrook, RNR||12 Aug 1945||17 Dec 1945|
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