Allied Warships

Medium landing ships

The LSM class medium landing ship USS LSM 8 (LSM 8) of the US Navy.

All Medium landing ship classes

The list is divided by navy, then ordered by commissioned date of each class (oldest first).


US Navy

 LSM (494)1944 - 1946

1 ship classes.

Please note that we list the classes by navies that initiated/owned the class. Often vessels of certain classes were then built for other nations (or lent), those ships are not visible here but only through the navies pages or by looking into each class.

War losses: Medium landing ships



US Navy5 Dec 1944USS LSM 20 (LSM 20)LSM 
US Navy7 Dec 1944USS LSM 318 (LSM 318)LSM 


US Navy25 May 1945USS LSM 135 (LSM 135)LSM 
US Navy21 Jun 1945USS LSM 59 (LSM 59)LSM 

4 Medium landing ships lost. See all Allied Warship losses.

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