Please report any broken links or trouble you might come across to the Webmaster. Please take a moment to let us know so that we can correct any problems and make your visit as enjoyable and as informative as possible.
|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|Bismarck Archipelago operation
Cape Gloucester, New Britain, 26 to 28 December 1943, 22 to 25 January, 28 January to 1 February, 7 to 10, 19 to 22 February and 25 February to 1 March 1944
Admiralty Islands landings, 19 to 23 February and 25 February to 1 March 1944
|Western New Guinea operations
Toem-Wakde-Sarmi area operation, 17 to 19, 21 to 23, 26 to 28 May 1944
Biak Island operation, 6 to 10 and 16 to 20 June 1944
Cape Sansapor operation, 30 July, 2, 4 to 19, 12 to 18, 20 to 26 August 1944
Morotai landings, 15 September 1944
|Eastern New Guinea operation
Saidor occupation, 2 to 4, 5 to 7, 8 to 11 January and 12 to 13 February 1944
Leyte landings, 23 October and 4 November 1944
|Hollandia operation, 21 to 28 April and 1 to 7 May 1944||Borneo operation
Balikpapan operation, 3 to 7 July 1945
|Click On Image
For Full Size Image
|1332k||LSTs, including USS LST-181, USS LST-168, USS LST-206 and USS LST-245 beached at the loading area at Cape Sudest, New Guinea, 12 March 1944.
US National Archives photo # III-SC 271518, Box 504, a US Army Signal Corps photo, by LT E. Commings, now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|1327k||LSTs, including USS LST-206 and USS LST-245 beached at Cape Sudest, New Guinea, 12 March 1944, while loading vehicles destined for Los Negros, Admiralty Islands Group.
US National Archives photo # III-SC 271519, Box 504, a US Army Signal Corps photo, by T/4 Henry C. Manger, now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|288k||USS LST-206 and LST-22 in the surf at Leyte, as soldiers strip down and build sandbag piers out to the ramps to speed up unloading operations. 1 October 1944.
US Coast Guard photo now in the collection of the US National Archives.NARA FILE #: 026-G-3738 WAR & CONFLICT BOOK #: 1210
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret|
|95k||USS LST-206 fully loaded and heading for the invasion beaches, date and location unknown.||Michael Whittaker for his father Richard R. Whittaker USCGR USS LST-206|
|50k||LST-206 beached with three unidentified LSTs and LCT-687, date and location unknown.||Michael Whittaker for his father Richard R. Whittaker USCGR USS LST-206|
|60k||USS LST-206 beached with an unidentified LST in the background, date and location unknown||Michael Whittaker for his father Richard R. Whittaker USCGR USS LST-206|
|32k||USS LST-206 beached at Balikpapan, Borneo, 10 July 1945 while being unloaded at the 7 Division docking area. Earlier unloading was carried out using long pontoons which were not as suitable as this spot inside the harbor.||Australian War Memorial|
|01||LT. Lindquist, Karl A. E., USCGR||7 June 1943 - 1943|
|02||LT. Opperman, C. O., USCG||1943 - 11 June 1944|
|03||LTjg. Daspit Jr., Walter, USCGR||11 June 1944 - 1944|
|04||LT. Robertshaw, Jacob D., USCGR||1944 - 1945|
|05||LT. Regard, S. F., USCG||1945 - 6 March 1946|
|06||LT. Becton, Thomas L. ,USCG||06 March 1946 - 6 May 1946|
|Back to the Navsource Photo Archives Main Page||Back To The Amphibious Ship Type Index||Back To The Tank Landing Ship (LST) Photo Index|
|Comments, Suggestions, E-mail Webmaster.|
This page is created and maintained by Gary P. Priolo|