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LST-835 Deployments - Major Events

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Month Year to Month Year Deployment / Event
SEP1944-Keel Date: 6 SEP 1944
at American Bridge Company Ambridge PA
OCT1944-Launch Date: 25 OCT 1944
NOV1944-Commissioned: 20 NOV 1944

LST-835 General Specifications

Class: LST-542-class tank landing ship

Named for: Hillsdale County

Complement: 7 Officers and 104 Enlisted

Displacement: 1625 tons

Length: 328 feet

Beam: 50 feet

Flank Speed: 12 knots

Final Disposition: Sold to Japan April 1961