Launched on February 27th, 1944 and commissioned into the US Navy as a Landing Craft. HMS Sattakut fought in WWII before being commissioned to the Thai Navy in 1946.
It has now been laid to rest at the bottom of the ocean here on Koh Tao, having been donated by the Thai Navy to contribute to the diving needs on the island.
It can be viewed by divers from Advanced Open Water certification upwards. Max depth of the ship, 29m.
For more information on this amazing wreck follow the link, seaexplorersclub.com/index.php/history-of-the-usn-lcil739-htms-satakut742/
Filmed & Edited by Aarny Paterson
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