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USS Lloyd Thomas (DE-374)
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Name: Lloyd Thomas
Namesake: Lieutenant, junior grade, Lloyd Thomas (1912-1942) U.S. Navy officer and Navy Cross recipient
Builder: Consolidated Steel Corporation, Orange, Texas (proposed)
Laid down: Never
Fate: Construction cancelled 6 June 1944
General characteristics
Class & type: John C. Butler-class destroyer escort
Displacement: 1,350 tons
Length: 306 ft (93 m)
Beam: 36 ft 8 in (11 m)
Draft: 9 ft 5 in (3 m)
Propulsion: 2 boilers, 2 geared turbine engines, 12,000 shp; 2 propellers
Speed: 24 knots (44 km/h)
Range: 6,000 nmi. (12,000 km) @ 12 kt
Complement: 14 officers, 201 enlisted
Armament: 2 × 5 in (127 mm)/38 guns (2×1)
4 × 40 mm AA guns (2×2)
10 × 20 mm AA guns (10×1)
3 × 21 in. torpedo tubes (1×3)
8 × depth charge projectors
1 × depth charge projector (hedgehog)
2 × depth charge tracks

The second USS Lloyd Thomas (DE-374) was a proposed United States Navy John C. Butler-class destroyer escort that was never built.

Lloyd Thomas was scheduled to be built at Consolidated Steel Corporation at Orange, Texas, during World War II. However, her construction was cancelled on 6 June 1944.

The name Lloyd Thomas was reassigned to destroyer USS Lloyd Thomas (DD-764).

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