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U.S.S. LINDENWALD

(LSD-6)

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LSD-6 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
FEB1943-Keel Date: 22 FEB 1943
JUN1943-Launch Date: 11 JUN 1943
SEP1944-AUG1945West Pac
JUN1951-JUL1951Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
JUN1952-AUG1952Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
MAR1953-MAY1953Alaska
SEP1953-FEB1954Mediterranean
MAY1955-NOV1955Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
JAN1956-DEC1956Blue Nose - Arctic Circle
JUL1958-JUL1958Antarctic Circle
FEB1962-AUG1962Mediterranean
OCT1962-OCT1962Cuban Missle Blockade
NOV1963-NOV1963MCB Four Newfoundland to Rhode Island
APR1964-SEP1964Mediterranean
MAR1965-JUN1965Dominican Republic Crisis
MAR1965-JUN1965Sea Trials
MAR1966-APR1966Palomares, Spain - H-Bomb recovery
APR1967-AUG1967Caribbean

LSD-6 General Specifications

Complement: 23 Officers and 267 Enlisted

Displacement: 7930 tons

Length: 457 feet 9 inches

Beam: 72 feet 2 inches

Draft: 8 feet 2 in

Flank Speed: 17 knots

Final Disposition: Sold for scrap 25 September 1968