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Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign
|Campaigns and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|North African occupation
Tunisian operations, 1 June to 9 July 1943
|Okinawa Gunto operation
Assault and occupation of Okinawa Gunto, 29 May to 30 June 1945
|Sicilian occupation, 9 July 1943||Minesweeping operations - Pacific
Wakanoura Kii (Honshu area), 12 to 24 September 1945
Klondike (East China Sea- Ryukyus Area), 26 October to 8 November 1945
|Salerno landings, 9 September 1943|
|Invasion of Normandy, 6 to 25 June 1944|
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|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.
|131k||USS LCI(L)-325's stern is visible in this photo as one of USS LCI(L)-5's 20mm gun crews provide a demonstration for two War Correspondents shortly before D-Day, 6 June 1944. Photo by the famed war correspondent Ernie Pyle.||Leo Maragni to the USS Landing Craft Infantry National Association|
|96k||USS LCI(L)-325, USS LCI(L)-350, USS LCI(L)-326
and an unidentified LCI(L) of the Coast Guard Flotilla await orders in an English port prior the D-Day Invasion of Normandy, 6 June 1944.
Image is a frame from an unknown film documentary.
|119k||A convoy of Landing Craft Infantry (Large) sails across the English Channel toward the Normandy Invasion beaches on "D-Day", 6 June 1944. Each of these landing craft is towing a barrage balloon for protection against low-flying German aircraft. Among the LCI(L)s present are USS LCI(L)-325 and USS LCI(L)-4.
US National Archives photo # 26-G-2333 from the National Archives US Coast Guard Collection
|377k||USS LCI(L)-325, and USS LCI(L)-350 with other LCIs returning to the U.S. after war service in European waters in 1944-45.
US National Archives, Photo # 26-G-2992, a US Coast Guard photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|01||LT. Lorimer, William V. USCGR||12 February 1943 - 29 November 1944|
|02||LT. Clingman, W. F. USCGR||29 November 1944 - 7 January 1946|
|03||LTjg. Gust, J D., USCGR||7 January 1946 - 8 March 1946|
|04||ENS. Pardis, William H. USCG||8 March 1946 - 31 May 1946|
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