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|179k||LCU-1627 beached in the background as US Marines prepare to load/unload vehicles.
US Navy photo from "All Hands" magazine, January 1993.
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.|
|67k||LCU-1627 unloading material from a commercial freighter, date and place unknown.
US Navy photo.
|83k||LCU-1627 beached to load a Republic of Korea (ROK) Marine tank during a combined ROK-U.S. amphibious assault maneuver during Exercise FOAL EAGLE 2000 in Korea.
Photo by TSgt. James E. Lotz, USAF.
|US DoD photo|
|119k||LCU-1627 returns U.S Marines and Sailors assigned to the 31st Marine Expeditionary Unit (MEU) to the amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD-2) in the Persian Gulf, 28 February 2005.
U.S. Navy photo # 050228-N-8801B-012 by PH3 Travis M. Burns.
|1184k||Family and friends of the crew of the amphibious assault ship USS Essex (LHD-2) prepare to board from LCU 1627 for the 2008 Tiger Cruise, 7 August 2008. Essex is the lead ship of the only forward-deployed U.S. Expeditionary Strike Group and serves as the flagship for CTF 76, the Navy's only forward-deployed amphibious force commander.
U.S. Navy photo # 080807-N-9418A-008 SASEBO, Japan (Aug. 7, 2008) by MC3 Matthew A. Ebarb.
|Robert M. Cieri|
|151k||LCU-1627 begins hauling in the messenger line from dock landing ship USS Harpers Ferry (LSD-49) to begin a towing exercise, 17 August 2007. Harpers Ferry is underway in support of Southeast Asia Cooperation Against Terrorism (SEACAT) 2007. SEACAT is a week long naval exercise between the U.S. and six Southeast Asia nations that allows participating nations to apply maritime security tactics in dynamic threat situations.
U.S. Navy photo # 070817-N-0120A-046 SOUTH CHINA SEA (Aug. 17, 2007) by MC3 Mark R. Alvarez.
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