Operational use: Same as previous designs. In emergencies, this craft can serve as a floating bridge for unloading LST's. This is accomplished by mooring LST and LCT in line.
Description: LCT (5) hull modified to permit stern loading and increased living spaces.
Capacity: Four medium or three 50-ton tanks, or 150 tons cargo. Accomodations for 8 troops.
Endurance: 700 miles @ 7 kts. Speed 8 kts. (max.).
Dimensions: Length, 120'4'' o.a. Beam 32'.
Displacement: Light, 143 tons; Landing, 284 tons.
Tons in immersion, 7.5 in landing condition.
Draft: 3'4'' for'd, 4'0'' aft (landing conditions).
Armament: Two 20 mm.
Armor: 20-lb. STS on pilothouse for'd. - 15-lb. STS on pilothouse sides. - 10-lb. STS on splinter shields.
Crew: 1 officer, 11 men.
Propulsion: 3 Gray 225 hp. Diesels.
Fuel: 11.12 tons fuel oil, 140 gal. lube oil.