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80-G-47381 Normandy Invasion, June 1944

Photo #: 80-G-47381  Normandy Invasion, June 1944
Title: Normandy Invasion, June 1944
Description: SeaBee mobile repair shop on a large pontoon, used to support the Mulberry artificial harbor off the Normandy beachhead in mid-1944. Note the USS 'Can-Do' emblem, tent, quonset hut, tattered U.S. Ensign and Jeep on the pontoon, plus crowd of shipping in the distance. Photograph was released for publication on 27 December 1944, in preparation for the SeaBees third anniversary onj 28 December. Official U.S. Navy Photograph, now in the collections of the National Archives.
Catalog #: 80-G-47381
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