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Caption - Battle of Fort Fisher. Painted by Ensign John W. Grattan, Eye witness, of Admiral David Dixon Porter's staff. Signed by Artist.
US National Archives catalog # KN-1083, courtesy of the Naval Historical Foundation.
|332k||USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40) underway in the Atlantic Ocean, 24 October 1972, while running trials.
Photographed by her builder, General Dynamics Corporation, Quincy, MA.
US Naval History and Heritage Command catalog # NH 107643
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|124k||USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40) under way in San Diego Bay as she charts a course out to sea, date unknown.||Richard Miller BMCS USNR Ret.|
|49k||USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40) under way, date and location unknown.||.|
|39k||USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40) under way in San Francisco Bay, date unknown.||.|
|74k||USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40) under way, date and location unknown.||M. J. "Doc" Sanchez HM2 (FMF) USN Ret.|
|91k||US Fort Fisher (LSD-40) at Kin Blue Beach, Okinawa, 1 April 1974, as Golf Company, 2nd Battalion 4th Marine Regiment, 3rd Marine Division [FMF] was disembarking from the ship via LCU. All photos in this series of 4 were taken from the LCU. (Photo 1 of 4)||Photo by M. J. "Doc" Sanchez HM2 (FMF) USN Ret.|
|50k||USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40) under way, date and location unknown.||Robert Hurst|
|86k||USS Fort Fisher (LSD-40) at anchor in Numazu Bay, Japan, circa 1978. Note Mt. Fuji in the background.||Photo by Pat Burke ETN3 USS Fort Fisher 9/75-6/78.|
|74k||Boxer Amphibious Ready Group under way in 1997. From left to right USS Fort Fisher )LSD-40), USS Boxer (LHD-4) and USS Ogden (LPD-5).||Robert M. Cieri|
|01||CAPT. Gauthier, Gene Frederick||9 December 1972 - 17 September 1974|
|02||CDR. Thompson, Glynn Murphy||17 September 1974 - 3 December 1976|
|03||CDR. Gamboa, John Frank||3 December 1976 - 22 December 1978|
|04||CDR. Barry, Kenneth Randolph||22 December 1978 - 27 March 1981|
|05||CDR. Parkhurst, Nigel Ernest||27 March 1981 - 24 March 1983|
|06||CDR. Williams III, Richard Claggett, USN (USNA 1965)||24 March 1983 - 15 June 1985|
|07||CDR. Gilbert, Arthur James, USN (USNA 1967)||15 June 1985 - 24 October 1987|
|08||CDR. Anglim, Edward Patrick, USN (USNA 1969)||24 October 1987 - 8 December 1989|
|09||CDR. Radich, Thomas Francis, USN (USNA 1971)||8 December 1989 - 17 January 1992|
|10||CDR. Nawrocki, John Thaddeus||17 January 1992 - 22 October 1993|
|11||CDR. Jezierski, William Edmund||22 October 1993 - 11 January 1996|
|12||CDR. Markey, Stuart Brian||11 January 1996 - 31 August 1997|
|13||CDR. Williams Jr., Thomas Richard||31 August 1997 - 27 February 1998|
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