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Omaha Beach - Troops Wade Ashore

Omaha Beach - Troops Wade Ashore American History Famous Historical Events World War II Visual Arts

A "Landing Craft, Vehicle, Personnel" (commonly referred to, in military terms, as an LCVP) is delivering members of the U.S. Army’s First Division at Omaha Beach.  The troops came to Normandy aboard the U.S. Coast Guard-manned USS Samuel Chase.

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Media Credits

Photo by Chief Photographer's Mate (CPHOM) Robert F. Sargent, U.S. Coast Guard.  Online, courtesy U.S. National Archives.

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