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BRP Isabela (LP-41) - ex-USS LSM-463
« on: November 06, 2017, 02:04:38 PM »
From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/10/14/14463.htm

LSM-1 Class Landing Ship Medium:

Laid down, 13 January 1945 at Brown Shipbuilding Co., Houston, TX.
Launched, 3 February 1945
Commissioned USS LSM-463, 7 March 1945 , LT. Samuel F. Teague USNR in command
Decommissioned at NOB Guam, Marianas Islands, and transferred to US Army, 24 June 1947
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Reinstated in the Naval Register, 19 July 1955 and assigned to the Military Sea Transportation Service (MSTS)
Placed in service as USNS LSM-463 (T-LSM-463) in August 1955
Placed out of service, date unknown
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Transferred, 17 March 1961, to the Philippine Navy, named BRP Isabela (LP-41)
Ran aground in September 1963, refloated and returned to service, 1 January 1964
Final Disposition, disposed of in 1989 by Philippine Navy

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http://www.navsource.org/archives/10/14/101446302.jpg

Photo c/o Marvin Hermanson USS LSM-463 and USS LSM-350 to the USS LSM / LSMR Association

USS LSM-463 underway in Pearl Harbor off Hickman Field, April 1946.

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Re: BRP Isabela (LP-41) - ex-USS LSM-463
« Reply #1 on: November 10, 2017, 04:17:01 PM »
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