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  LCM(3) P-56
Landing Craft Mechanized
Mark 3

26 Tons Empty
52 Tons Maximum
50' x 14'1"
Cargo Capability
1 x 30 Ton tank
or 120 troops
or 30 Tons of cargo

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Justin Taylan July 19, 2012

Ship History
Built by Higgins Industries in Louisiana during 1944.

Displayed outdoors at Battleship Cove. Painted in the markings of "P-56". On the stern of the pilot house is the logo of the World War II 5th Amphibious Force "Suddenly and Violently".

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Last Updated
November 16, 2018


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