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Landing Craft Infantry - Large

LCI(L) 271


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Laid down: 19 Nov 1942

Launched: 29 Jan 1943

Transferred to RCN: 08 Mar 1944

Paid off: 03 Sep 1944

Fate: Unknown


Built in the USA, she was transferred to the RN on completion. She was transferred to the RCN 08 Mar 1944. Paid off and returned to the RN on 03 Sep 1944, she was later returned to the USN on 14 Mar 1946.


Commanding Officers

Lt William Robert Sinclair, 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


Former Crew Members

Anderson, Ted, Signalman