Tom Godwin
Re: Remaining Aerials
Wed Aug 7, 2019 22:37

Yes... I see all of it, George. Amazing to see those guys looking up on Green Beach. There is something else submerged just north of the LVT-2? One of the things I caught before actually going blind was in #75. I could be wrong but the LVTs there appear to be in the same classic position of ground photos taken of Short Arm and 39 with 33 a little further west. Glad you're enjoying the pics. They are pretty darn cool.....

  • Re: Remaining AerialsGeorge E Proulx, Wed Aug 7 19:16
    Hey try this Tom. Zoom in on 80 and you will see a sunken LVT-2 on the reef just west of the ship. Zoom in tight on 87 and at the far right of the Green Beach seawall you will see a dark image of a... more
    • Re: Remaining Aerials — Tom Godwin, Wed Aug 7 22:37
      • Re: Remaining AerialsGeorge E Proulx, Thu Aug 8 01:18
        Yes you are correct on #75. The 3 LVTs can be seen in a couple of the pics. 27 and 39 inside of a pre-invasion heavy bomb crater that destroyed the base of the Burns-Phillip Wharf. Hidden in the pawl ... more
        • Re: Remaining AerialsTom Godwin, Thu Aug 8 11:27
          Some interesting history of that area, George. Thanks for the great detail! Iím still digging for info and hope to find more. These aerials sure do bring it all to lifeÖ.
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