LST Photograph Collection : Photographs of all U.S. LSTs (Landing Ship, Tank) excluding LST–325
Title:
Launching of LST–669
Object ID:
2010.125.5
Object Name:
Print, Photographic
Date:
05/03/1944
Photographer:
American Bridge ( DRAVO CORP )
Description:
Launching of LST–669 on May 3, 1944 at the American Bridge Shipyard (owned and operated by Dravo Corp.) on Neville Island, Pittsburgh, PA. Photo taken shortly after LST–669 slid down rails into water.
Place:
Neville Island, Pittsburgh, PA.
Copyright:
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Launching of LST-669 Pittsburgh Pa. May 3, 1944Launching of LST-669 Pittsburgh Pa. May 3, 1944