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LST-1 (right) and LST-292 high and dry on the beach at Saint-Michel-en-Greves in the Brittany region of France, Sep 1944

Caption   LST-1 (right) and LST-292 high and dry on the beach at Saint-Michel-en-Greves in the Brittany region of France, Sep 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Navy Naval History and Heritage Command
Identification Code   80-G-247120
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 14 Oct 2007

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1. Robert Mercer says:
26 May 2020 10:48:59 AM

My father, Henry E. Mercer, served on LST 1 during the Normandy landing at Gold Beach transporting British troops and equipment. He was a ship fitter and proud of his service.

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