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ex-USS LCI(L)-875
« on: November 12, 2017, 01:54:24 AM »
From: http://www.navsource.org/archives/10/15/150875.htm

LCI-351 Class Landing Craft Infantry (Large):

Laid down, 8 September 1944, at New Jersey Ship Building Co., Barber, N.J.
Launched, 9 October 1944
Commissioned USS LCI(L)-875, 16 October 1944
During World War II LCI(L)-875 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater
Decommissioned, date unknown, and laid up in the Reserve Fleet
Reclassified Landing Ship Infantry Large LSIL-875, 28 February 1949
Transferred under terms of the Mutual Defense Assistance Program to France for use in French Indo-China in December 1953, redesignated L9039
Returned to US Naval custody
Transferred to Cambodia, date unknown, redesignated P111
Struck from the Naval Register, date unknown
Final Disposition, returned to the Philippines in the spring of 1975, fate unknown