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Naval History and Heritage Command

Taking the Wounded Aboard

Sailors carrying the wounded aboard an LST
Description: Painting, Watercolor on Paper; by Alexander P. Russo; 1944; Unframed Dimensions 19H X 24W
Accession #: 88-198-U
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After the fighting moved inland, beach obstacles were cleared away and the danger from German artillery subsided.  LSTs were able to safely move in to load Allied wounded from the continuing D-Day attack for transportation to England.

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