Allied Warships

USS LST 407 (LST 407)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 407 
Built byBethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Inc. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.) 
Ordered25 May 1942 
Laid down2 Sep 1942 
Launched5 Nov 1942 
End service 

Never commissioned into the United States Navy.
Transferred to the Royal Navy upon completion.
Damaged on 24 April 1944 and grounded of Baia (near Napels), Italy.
Not repaired.
Returned to the USN on 6 May 1945.
Sold in Juy 1945.

Career notesTo the Royal Navy as LST 407

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