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Landing Craft Infantry - Large

 LCI(L) 310

LCI(L) 310 off Southampton, England prior to D-Day

Photographer: AB William Charles (Bill) Skellett

Courtesy of Mike Skellett

 

Laid down: 24 Feb 1943

Launched: 31 Mar 1943

Transferred to RCN: 08 Mar 1944

Paid off: 01 Sep 1944

Fate: Unknown

 

Built in the USA, LCI(L) 310 was transferred to the RN on completion. She was transferred to the RCN on 08 Mar 1944. Paid of on 01 Sep 1944, she was returned to the RN, and later, in Jan 1948, returned to the USN.

 

Commanding Officers

Lt Lloyd Williams, RCNVR (was Commanding Officer on 06 Jun 1944 for D-Day Landings)

 

     In memory of those who have crossed the bar    

They shall not be forgotten

S-T

Skellett, William Charles

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W-X

Walsh, Dennis John

1923-2013

Williams, Lloyd George

1921-2017

Commanding Officer during D-Day landings

 

 

 

 

Photos and Documents

 

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