Amphibious Gallery 1
Copyright © 2009 art by wayne
Amphibious Flagship USS Panamint AGC13. These ships were specialized to control landings and the land battle ashore.
prepare to beach ship
Attack Transport USS Zellin APA3 steaming htough the entrance to Los Angeles harbor in 1945.
Fast Transport USS Rednour APD102 during a minor landing operation in the southwest pacific theater in 1943. The ship is taking small caliber shore fire and the landing craft are hustling to get behind the ship
Landing Ship Tank USS Douglas County LST 731 has dropped her kludge anchor aft and is preparing to beach and deliver supplies to the marines on Iwo Jima in Feb 1945
Attack Transport USS Ormsby APA 49 is hit forward off Guam in July 1944
Landing Ship Tank USS LST 490 beached on Bougianville in the Solomon Islands.