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Lingayen Beachcombers

The invasion fleet off the coast
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by James Turnbull; 1945; Unframed Dimensions 12H X 18W
Accession #: 88-159-KQ as a Gift of Abbott Laboratories
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Racing ashore along the length of White Beach, American infantrymen comb the objective clear of Japanese defenders as the U.S. launches the attack on Luzon on January 9, 1944. In the background the ungainly Navy LST’s (Landing Ships Tank) spew out their deadly cargoes of fighting men and machines.

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Wars & Conflicts
  • World War II 1939-1945
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