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Landing Craft Infantry - Large

LCI(L) 270

LCI(L) 270

Courtesy of Dave Shirlaw, RCN News Magazine


Laid down: 18 Nov 1942

Launched: 12 Jan 1943

Transferred to RCN: 08 Mar 1944

Paid off: 04 Sep 1944

Fate: Unknown


LCI(L)-270 was built in the USA and transferred to the RN on completion. She was transferred to the RCN on 08 Mar 1944. Paid off on 04 Sep 1944 and returned to the RN, she was late returned to the USN on 14 Mar 1946.


Commanding Officers

Lt Andrew Cunningham Clark, RCNVR (was CO on 06 Jun 1944 for D-Day Landings)


     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten