April 14, 2003

LSTs AT SICILY

Two American LSTs, the Blanco County (LST-344 at left) and
LST-338 (at right), unload troops and supplies while Old Glory
flies at Gela during the first day of the invasion of Sicily, July 10,
1943. The LCVP to the left is from the troopship Monrovia
(APA-31). U.S. Navy photo, from the Webmaster's collection.