Specifications for the
Higgins Boat LCVP (Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel)
Amphibious Assault Landing Craft
Country of Origin: United States
Initial Year of Service: 1941
Operators: United States
Length: 36.2ft (11.03m)
Beam: 10.9ft (3.32m)
Draught: 3ft (0.91m)
Machinery: 1 x Grey diesel engine delivering 225 horsepower OR 1 x Hall-Scott gasoline engine delivering 250 horsepower.
Surface Speed: 12kts (14mph)
Range: 0miles (0km)
2 x 0.30 caliber Browning general purpose machine guns in aft cockpit positions.
Ship Class: Not Applicable
Ships-in-Class: Not Applicable.