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LST-422

 

LST-422 was laid down on 12 November 1942 at Baltimore, Md., by the Bethlehem Fairfield Co.; launched on 10 December 1942; and transferred to the United Kingdom and commissioned on 4 February 1943. LST-422 saw no active service in the United States Navy. The tank landing ship was lost in action while in Royal Navy service in January 1944. She was struck from the Navy list on 16 May 1944.