Photo #: SC 181041
Sicily Invasion, July 1943
An LCVP landing craft suspended from a transport's davits, off the Gela invasion beaches on "D-Day", 10 July 1943. This craft appears to have water in its bilges, indicating that it has just been hoisted up.
The LCM approaching in the background is from USS Oberon (AKA-14).
Photograph from the Army Signal Corps Collection in the U.S. National Archives.
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Image posted 18 October 2006