THIS WEBSITE IS DEDICATED TO THE GALLANT MEN OF USS LSM-87
Excerpt from Alligator Alley, issue #14, April,
Map of the Pacific Theater
from National Archives (Link to big photo)
A brief synopsis of the events and landings LSM-87 participated in during its war patrol in the Pacific theater during World War II:
About the "First Navy Jack Flag" (the Gadsen Flag) at the top of the page. Visit the website.
As of 31MAY2002, all US Navy Warships are to fly the First Navy Jack during the war on terrorism. Read the directive from the Secretary of the Navy, Gordon R. England.
Some photos provided by Navsource.org. Visit them at: http://www.navsource.org
NOTE FROM WEBMASTER: The title picture at the top of the page is an actual picture of LSM-85 altered to make it appear as LSM-87. To view the un-altered picture visit: http://www.navsource.org/archives/10/14085.htm
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Revised 06/21/03 by Mark R. Kurzinski