LSM-1-class landing ship medium

The LSM-1-class Landing Ship Medium were a class of landing ships built for the United States Navy during World War II.

The class commenced with the construction of LSM-1 on 5 May 1944 and continued on through the construction and commissioning of LSM-500 on 17 May 1945.

This class was replaced, starting with LSM(R)-501 on 24 March 1945, with the LSM(R)-501-class landing ship medium (rocket) which contained rocket launching equipment.

This article incorporates text from the public domain Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships.

This page was last edited on 16 May 2017, at 01:56.
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