HMS LST 362 (LST 362)
Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Tank landing ship|
|Class||LST (Mk 2)|
|Built by||Bethlehem Shipbuilding Corp. (Quincy, Massachusetts, U.S.A.)|
|Laid down||10 Aug 1942|
|Launched||10 Oct 1942|
|Commissioned||16 Nov 1942|
|Lost||2 Mar 1944|
|Loss position||48° 00'N, 17° 23'W|
At 0250hrs on 2 March 1944 the German U-boat U-744 torpedoes and sinks HMS LST 362 detached from the combined convoy MKS-40/SL-149 in the North Atlantic about 370 nautical miles south-west of Cape Clear in position 48º00'N, 17º23'W.
Hit by U-boat
|U-boat Attack||See our U-boat attack entry for the HMS LST 362|
|Former name||USS LST 362|
Commands listed for HMS LST 362 (LST 362)
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|1||Lt.Cdr. Reginald Harry Andrew Clark, RD, RNR||Jun 1943||2 Mar 1944|
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