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L45-271.05.02 USS Suffolk County (LST-1173)

Tank landing ship USS Suffolk County (LST-1173), with the Second Fleet in the Caribbean, offloads tanks and vehicles, while US Marines storm ashore on the island of Vieques during LANTFLEX 66, a major Atlantic Fleet exercise. Other ships are visible in the background, as well as LCVP on shore.
Title: USS Suffolk County (LST-1173)
Caption: Tank landing ship USS Suffolk County (LST-1173), with the Second Fleet in the Caribbean, offloads tanks and vehicles, while US Marines storm ashore on the island of Vieques during LANTFLEX 66, a major Atlantic Fleet exercise. Other ships are visible in the background, as well as LCVP on shore.
Accession #: Naval Subjects Collection
Catalog #: L45-271.05.02
Copyright Owner: Naval History and Heritage Command
Original Date: 1966-12-09
Original Medium: Black and white photograph
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