Naval History and Heritage Command

Naval History and Heritage Command

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  • Boats-Ships--Amphibious Warfare Ships
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  • Ship History
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Suffolk County (LST-1173)
(LST-1173) (q.v.)

Suffolk County (LST-1173)

Assigned to the Amphibious Force, Atlantic Fleet, following commissioning, Suffolk County spent her entire active service operating off the east coast of the United States interspersed with numerous deployments to the Caribbean and the Mediterranean. Decommissioned on 25 August 1972, Suffolk County was assigned to the Atlantic Reserve Fleet and berthed at Norfolk, Va.