D-Day, Normandy: Pre-Invasion Days


Dwight C. Shepler #135
Watercolor on paper


A U.S. Navy beachmaster directs the training of tanks and LCT crews near Appledore. On an incoming tide the Mark 6 LCTs take on board the cargo that will assault the beach at Woolacombe a few miles away.


Briefing Session
Alexander Russo #33
Gouache on board


British coxswains are briefed in a pavilion that was once a peacetime pleasure center on a pier in Weymouth, England.


Loading an LST on D-Day
Alexander Russo #9
Gouache on board


A port somewhere in England.

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