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LST-305

 

LST-305 was laid down on 24 July 1942 at the Boston Navy Yard; launched on 10 October 1942; sponsored by Miss Lillian R. Earley; and commissioned on 6 December 1942.

 

LST-305 was transferred to the United Kingdom on 7 December 1942. She was sunk by an Axis submarine off Anzio, Italy, on 20 February 1944 and struck from the Navy list on 16 May 1944.