Allied Warships

USS LST 287 (LST 287)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 287 
Built byAmerican Bridge Co. (Ambridge, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) 
Ordered15 Feb 1942 
Laid down30 Aug 1943 
Launched31 Oct 1943 
Commissioned15 Dec 1943 
End service 

Transferred to the Philippines on 13 September 1976.


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Notable events involving LST 287 include:

6 Jun 1944
Transported British and Canadian troops to Gold Beach, Normandy (1)


  1. Personal communication

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