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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
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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| USS LCI(L)-8
|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.
|448k||USS LCI(L)-5 crew being briefed on coming operations (Normandy invasion - 6 June 1944). USS LCI(L)-3 is on their left and USS LCI(L)-4 on their right. Also, in the background across from them are USS LCI(L)-325, USS LCI(L)-326, and USS LCI(L)-8.
Photo from the May 2014 issue of the USS LCI National Association's newsletter, "Elsie Item:, courtesy of Robert Wright Jr.
|820k||Four LCIs beached at the Normandy beachhead in June 1944. From right to left;
USS LCI(L)-35 (where photo was taken from), unknown LCI, USS LCI(L)-8, and
Photo from the May 2015 issue of the USS LCI Association's newsletter "Elsie Item", courtesy Phil Reed.
|1497k||HM LCI(L)-8 and HM LCI(L)-285 moored together, circa 1944-45, location unknown.||Jerry Gilmartin MMC(SW) USN Ret. Secretary AFMM LCI 713, Curator PT-658 Save the PT Boat Inc, courtesy Dennis Blocker LCI National Association Historian|
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