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LST-1065

 

LST-1065 was laid down on 12 January 1945 at Hingham, Mass., by the Bethlehem-Hingham Shipyard, Inc.; launched on 17 February 1945; and commissioned on 16 March 1945.

 

Following World War II, LST-1065 performed occupation duty in the Far East and saw service in China until early January 1946. She was decommissioned on 23 May 1946 and struck from the Navy list on 23 June 1947. On 17 January 1948, the ship was sold to Com-pania Naviera y Commercial Perez Compano S.A., Buenos Aires, Argentina, for operation.