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||Invasion of Normandy, 6 to 25 June 1944
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|52k||LCT(6)-522 unloading trucks at Utah Beach onto a "Rhino" (RHF) pontoon barge during the Invasion of Normandy, 11 June 1944.
National Archives Motion Picture still frame
|74k||Men on the "Rhino" (RHF) pontoon barge duck to avoid fire from a strafing German airplane off Normandy on 11 June 1944.
LCT(6)-522 is backing away from the Rhino. Sunken ships of a "Gooseberry" artificial harbor breakwater are in the background.
Photographed by Combat Photo Unit Eight (CPU-8).
US National Archives Photo # 80-G-252834, a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US Naval History and Heritage Command.
|115k||LCT(6)-522, LCT(6)-602 and LCT(6)-603 nested, at Green Cove Springs, St. John River Reserve Fleet, FL., 1946.||CDR. Michael G. Kapnas, USNR Ret (OIC LCT-602 and LCT-538, 1945-46)|
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