Category:LST-2 (ship, 1943)

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  • USS LST-2
  • Laid down, 23 June 1942, at Dravo Corp., Pittsburgh, PA.
  • Launched, 19 September 1942
  • Commissioned , 9 February 1943
  • Decommissioned and turned over to the Royal Navy, 28 November 1944
  • Commissioned into Royal Naval service, 29 November 1944, as HM LST-2
  • On trials in Scotland during December 1944
  • At Tyne in December 1944 to August 1945 for preparation for Far East service
  • Sailed from Southampton, 17 August 1945, to Bombay, India via Port Said, Egypt, arriving, 21 September 1945
  • Railway lines installed
  • Ship de-stored at Changi in March 1946
  • Arrived Subic Bay, Philippines, 1 April 1946
  • Returned to US Naval custody, 13 April 1946
  • Struck from the US Naval Register, 5 June 1946
  • Sold, 5 December 1947, to Bosey, Philippines, fate unknown

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