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COME ABOARD! Take a cruise with us on the LST 519.

USS Calhoun County (LST 519)
Continuous commission--17 February 1944 to 8 November 1962

The LST 519 Story



On 1 July 1955, the USS LST 519 was renamed
USS CALHOUN COUNTY (LST 519)

This is the story of just one TANK LANDING SHIP

Also known as a LARGE SLOW TARGET





SECRETARY
George Webber (LST 519, LST 527 & LST 541)
(508) 477-8480
E-mail: gwebber@gis.net



Updated---15 January 2000


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and many related U.S. Navy sites.
Updated 15 January 2000.
Acknowledgement for much LST information and many photos:
  • Dictionary of American Naval Fighting Ships
  • David Baird (LST 446), San Antonio, TX
  • Jim Griewisch (LST 519), Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Alfred Hunter (LST 996), Delta, PA



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