LCI(L) 652

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Ship Name and Designation History

This section lists the names and designations that the ship had during its lifetime. The list is in chronological order.

    LCI(L)-641 Class Landing Craft Infantry (Large)
    Laid down June 10 1944 - Launched July 13 1944

  1. USS LCI(L)-652
    Commissioned July 19 1944 - Decommissioned July 19 1946
    Placed in Pacific Reserve Fleet, Columbia River Group
    Reclassified Landing Ship Infantry (Large) (LSI(L)) February 28 1949, while in reserve
    Reclassified Coastal Minesweeper (Underwater Locator) and named ACCENTOR AMCU-15 March 7 1952, while in reserve
    Reclassification canceled July 1 1954 and reverted back to LSI(L)-652

    Struck from Naval Register September 18 1956
    Sunk as target August 13 1958 about 70 miles off the Strait of Juan de Fuca

Naval Covers

This section lists active links to the pages displaying covers associated with the ship. There should be a separate set of pages for each name of the ship (for example, Bushnell AG-32 / Sumner AGS-5 are different names for the same ship so there should be one set of pages for Bushnell and one set for Sumner). Covers should be presented in chronological order (or as best as can be determined).

Since a ship may have many covers, they may be split among many pages so it doesn't take forever for the pages to load. Each page link should be accompanied by a date range for covers on that page.

  1. Covers Page 1     (1945)



This section lists examples of the postmarks used by the ship. There should be a separate set of postmarks for each name and/or commissioning period. Within each set, the postmarks should be listed in order of their classification type. If more than one postmark has the same classification, then they should be further sorted by date of earliest known usage.

A postmark should not be included unless accompanied by a close-up image and/or an image of a cover showing that postmark. Date ranges MUST be based ONLY ON COVERS IN THE MUSEUM and are expected to change as more covers are added.
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Other Information

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