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Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaigns
|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|North African occupation
Tunisian operations, 27 March to 9 July 1943
|West coast of Italy operations-1944
Anzio-Nettuno advanced landing 22 January to 1 March 1944
|Sicilian occupation, 9 to 15 July 1943||Invasion of Normandy, 6 to 25 June 1944|
|Salerno landings. 9 to 21 September 1943|
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|1976k||From left to right, front row:
USS LCI(L)-91 and
From left to right back row:
USS LCI(L)-83 and
USS LCI(L)-94, massed at Bizerte, Tunisia, 6 July 1943 while loading troops for the invasion of Sicily.
US Army Signal Corps photo # 176486, now in the collections of the US National Archives.
USS LCI(L)-3, and
USS LCI(L)-213 at Bizerte, Tunisia, in preparation for the Sicilian occupation, circa July 1943. Note the Army troops loading onto LCI(L)-14. Photo from Time Life Books, The Italian Campaign appeared in the The Elsie Item, Issue # 46, October 2003.
|Ardie Hunt courtesy Stan Galik, for his father Stanley Galik, SC2/c, USS LCI(L)-35|
|94k||USS LCI(L)-3 along with the rest of LCI Flotillas Two and Four ready to sail to North Africa with the Third Infantry Division.||Bill Brinkley|
|49k||USS LCI(L)-3 moored and loaded with troops, date and location unknown.||Bill Brinkley|
|225k||Army troops assigned for the invasion of Normandy to USS LCI(L)-3, USS LCI(L)-5 and USS LCI(L)-4, as well as the rest of the LCI Flotillas, wait aboard ship in a British port for the word to go, circa June 4-5 1944. Note USS LCI(L)-326 moored aft of LCI(L)'s 4,5 and 6.||Robert Morrissey|
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