HTMS Kut

Thailand,Asia

USS LSM-333 was built by Pullman Standard Manufacturing Company in Chicago and launched for US Navy in October 1944. She participated in the Pacific before she was taken out of service in July 1946. In 1962 she was delivered to the Thai navy and renamed LSM-731. She was deleted from the lists there in 1990 and used for spare parts. She was sunk as a dive target and artificial reef 17.September 2006 outside the island of Koh Sak. The wreck rest today on her keel on a depth of 12 to 32 meter. Also see the wreck of her sister ship HTMS Khramto and HTMS Mataphon.


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HTMS Kut
USS LSM-333,LSM-731
203,6 x 34,6 x 8,3 f
     
Tons: Built: Home Port:
520 grt
Chicago ( US ) 1944
( TH )


Picture: USS LSM-333,date unknown
Courtesy of Navsource & LSMR Association

Public domain

Last updated: August 2019