Ind.-based World War II ship joins historic list

shamrock
8th July 2009, 09:45
EVANSVILLE, Ind. (AP) — A World War II troop landing ship that is now a floating military museum on the Ohio River has been added to the National Register of Historic Places.

The National Park Service granted the designation to the LST-325, which it says is one of the few surviving American vessels to go ashore on D-Day in 1944. The ship has been permanently moored at Evansville since 2005. ...cont../..

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