LST Photograph Collection : Photographs of all U.S. LSTs (Landing Ship, Tank) excluding LST–325
Title:
LST–824 Loading Main Deck at Cua Viet, Vietnam
Object ID:
2017.078.05
Object Name:
Photograph
Date:
1968
Description:
A photograph showing LST–824 [U.S.S. Henry County] landed on the shoreline at the Cua Viet Base in Vietnam during the year of 1968. The photograph appears to have been taken from the conning tower of LST–824, and shows two forklifts moving supplies into place on the main deck of the ship. A pair of LCMs [Landing Caft, Mechanized Mk.8] (including LCM–600) are visible on the left side of the photo. It is labeled with "CauViet" [sic] on the back.
Place:
Cua Viet Base, Vietnam
Copyright:
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Main Deck of LST-824 at Cua Viet Base, VietnamMain Deck of LST-824 at Cua Viet Base, Vietnam
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