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A Newport class tank landing ship is prepared to embark trucks and equipment of the 2nd Marine Division scheduled to participate in Operation Desert Shield. A 155mm M-198 howitzer is in the right foreground

A Newport class tank landing ship is prepared to embark trucks and equipment of the 2nd Marine Division scheduled to participate in Operation Desert Shield. A 155mm M-198 howitzer is in the right foreground

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description

Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Subject Operation/Series: DESERT SHIELD

Base: Morehead City

State: North Carolina (NC)

Country: United States Of America (USA)

Scene Camera Operator: GUNNERY SGT. R.L. Jaggard

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

date_range

Date

16/08/1990
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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