Allied Warships

HMS LST 409 (LST 409)

Tank landing ship of the LST (Mk 2) class

NavyThe Royal Navy
TypeTank landing ship
ClassLST (Mk 2) 
PennantLST 409 
Built byBethlehem-Fairfield Shipyard Inc. (Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.) 
Laid down9 Sep 1942 
Launched15 Nov 1942 
Commissioned6 Jan 1943 
End service2 Jul 1946 

Decommissioned and returned to the USN on 2 July 1946.

Former nameUSS LST 409

Commands listed for HMS LST 409 (LST 409)

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1A/Lt.Cdr. George Manley Dixon, RANVRJul 194323 May 1945
2T/A/Lt.Cdr. Carl Brunning, RNVR23 May 194525 Oct 1945

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