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Naval History and Heritage Command

Far-Flung Feint

A hovercraft moves across the water
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Chip Beck; 1991; Unframed Dimensions 23H X 30W
Accession #: 91-159-N
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An LCAC (Landing Craft, Air Cushion) is deployed from USS Gunston Hall in the northern Gulf two days before the ground war begins. The LCAC’s were part of a massive deception operation, but were prepared to actually assault Falaga Island until two warships hit Iraqi mines.

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  • Persian Gulf War 1990-1991
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