Photo #: NH 100088-KN (color)
Coastal defense dugout
On a European landing beach, 1944.
The event is probably either a rehersal for the Normandy invasion, held at Slapton Sands, England, in the spring of 1944, or the invasion of southern France in August.
Photographed by a U.S. Coast Guard photographer from USS Samuel Chase (APA-26), using a 35mm camera.
Courtesy of the U.S. Coast Guard Historian.
U.S. Naval Historical Center Photograph.
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1 March 2004