Allied Warships

USS LCI(L)-1 (LCI(L)-1)

Landing Craft Infantry of the LCI 1 class

NavyThe US Navy
TypeLanding Craft Infantry
ClassLCI 1 
Built byNew York Shipbuilding Corp. (Camden, New Jersey, U.S.A.)  
Ordered3 Jun 1942 
Laid down27 Jul 1942 
Launched1 Sep 1942 
Commissioned7 Oct 1942 
Lost17 Aug 1943 
Loss position37° 13'N, 9° 51'E

USS LCI(L)-1 (Lt. Carl F. Robinson, USNR) was bombed and sunk on 17 August 1943 by enemy aircraft inside Lac de Bizerte in position 37º13'N, 09º51'E.


Commands listed for USS LCI(L)-1 (LCI(L)-1)

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1Carl F. Robinson, USNR 17 Aug 1943

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