HMS Lamont (4.420)
Landing Ship Infantry
|Navy||The Royal Navy|
|Type||Landing Ship Infantry|
|Class||[No specific class]|
|Launched||22 Mar 1939|
|History||Completed as cargo ship Clan Lamont on in June 1939.|
Requisitioned by the Admiralty in 1944 to be converted to a LSI(L).
Conversion was completed around mid 1944.
Displacement: 7250 tons.
Lenght: 488 feet
Machinery: 5 Boilers, 2 shafts, reciprocating engine, IHP 8300 = 17 knots.
Armament: 1 4" gun, 1 12pdr AA, 1 40mm AA, 10 20mm AA (10x1)
Carried 2 LCP(S)'s, 10 LCA's and 800 troops
Reverted to merchantile Clan Lamont in 1945/1946.
Commands listed for HMS Lamont (4.420)
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|1||A/Cdr. (retired) Robert Walter Lundy, OBE, RNR||2 Oct 1944||mid 1945|
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