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LST-1055

 

LST-1055 was laid down on 10 February 1945 at Pittsburgh, Pa., by the Dravo Corp.; launched on 24 March 1945; sponsored by Mrs. R. T. Miles; and commissioned on 26 April 1945.

 

Following World War II, LST-1055 performed occupation duty in the Far East until mid-February 1947. She was decommissioned on 13 February 1947 and transferred to the United States Army that same date. The ship was struck from the Navy list on 25 February 1947.