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Landing Craft Infantry - Large

LCI(L) 276

LCI(L) 276 (foreground) and LCI(L) 252 (background) board Highland Light Infantry of Canada at Southampton, England, 09 May 1944 for a training exercise.
Credit: Gilbert Alexander Milne / Canada. Dept. of National Defence / Library and Archives Canada / PA-132811

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Laid down: 31 Dec 1942

Launched: 18 Feb 1943

Transferred to RCN: 29 Sep 1943

Paid off: 28 Aug 1944

Fate: Unknown

 

LCI(L) 276 was built in the USA and transferred to the RN on completion. She was transferred to the RCN on 29 Sep 1943. Paid off on 28 Aug 1944, she was returned to the RN and later to the USN on 04 May 1946.

 

Commanding Officers

Lt Andrew Allan Wedd, DSC, RCNVR - 07 Mar 1944 - unk

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

 

Former Crew Members

Rogers, David Burnet, Lt, RCNVR - 08 Mar 1944

 

 

 

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