Category:LST-1146 (ship, 1945)

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  • USS LST-1146
  • Laid down, 10 February 1945, at Chicago Bridge and Iron Co., Seneca, IL.
  • Launched, 11 May 1945
  • Commissioned, 30 May 1945
  • Renamed USS SUMMIT COUNTY (LST-1146), 1 July 1955
  • Decommissioned in late 1969, at San Diego, CA.
  • Transferred to MARAD in December 1969 for lay up in the National Defense Reserve Fleet, Suisun Bay, Benecia, CA.
  • Struck from the Naval Register, 1 November 1976
  • Sold under terms of the Security Assistance Program, to Ecuador, 14 February 1977, renamed HUALCOPO (T-55), subsequently renumbered (T-61) and again to (TR-61)
  • Suffered an on-board fire in 1998
  • Active duty as a coastal transport

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