Unit History: Landing Craft Tanks 943
Landing Craft Tank LCT-943
Laid down, 30 September 1943, at Navy Yard Mare Island, Vallejo, CA.
Launched, 6 December 1943
Delivered, 11 December 1943
Placed in service, date unknown, ENS. Keith Manary, in charge
During World War II LCT-943 was assigned to the Asiatic-Pacific Theater, LCT Flotilla 3 Group 8 (Marshall Islands) LCT Flotilla 8 Group 24 (New Guinea and the Philippines) .
LCT-943 earned two battle stars for World War II service