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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 landings, 22 January, 28 January, 1 February 1944
9 to 15 July and 28 July to 17 August 1943
|Invasion of Normandy
6 to 25 June 1944
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| USS LCI(L)-217
|13k||From left to right:
USS LCI(L)-219 and
USS LCI(L)-215 nested together while moored in North Africa, circa 1943.
Black and white photo courtesy of Shane Miracle in memory of his grandfather who served aboard USS LCI(L)-217. Color version courtesy Ken Adair, Sr.
|Robert G. Morrissey|
|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.
|51k||USS LCI(L)-217 underway, date and location unknown.||Robert G. Morrissey|
|78k||USS LCI(L)-217 with a barrage balloon in tow, en route
for the French coast on "D-Day", 6 June 1944.
US National Archives photo # 80-G-252368 a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|US Naval Historical Center|
|25k||USS LCI(L)-217 and two British LCIs land reinforcements at Normandy, June 1944.||Stan Galik in honor of his father Stanley Galik SC/2 USS LCI(L)-35|
| RFS L9046
|344k||Ex-USS LCI(L)-217 in French Naval service as RFS L9046 underway on the Song Luc Nam (Tonkin) North Viet Nam in 1952.||Photo by Paul Camasses, submitted by Georges Demichelis|
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