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Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) 1939-1945, Landing Craft

Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) 1939–1945,

Landing Craft

Data currrent to 17 July 2019.

Landing Craft

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 5029582)

Canadian infantrymen embarking on landing craft during a training exercise before Operation JUBILEE, the raid on Dieppe, France. England, 1942.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3194482)

Canadian infantrymen disembarking from a landing craft during a training exercise before Operation JUBILEE, the raid on Dieppe, France. England, August 1942.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3396540)

Landing Craft carrying Canadian troops to Dieppe, 19 Aug 1942.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3378881)

Landing Craft ferrying Canadian troops to Dieppe, France, during Operation JUBILEE, 19 Aug 1942.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3396538)

Landing Craft carrying Canadian troops and a Universal Carrier alongside a destroyer, off the coast of Dieppe, France, during Operation JUBILEE, 19 Aug 1942.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4969644)

Landing Craft (Tank), LC(T)5, derelict on the beach at Dieppe after the raid, Aug 1942.

(City of Vancouver Archives Photo, AM54-S4-2-: CVA 371-17)

Demonstration of an assault landing by an LCM (landing craft, mechanized) at Kitsilano Beach during the Diamond Jubilee, on the Pacific Coast, 7 July 1946.

(City of Vancouver Archives Photo, AM1545-S3-: CVA 586-2247)

Demonstration of an assault landing by an LCM (landing craft, mechanized) at Kitsilano Beach during the Diamond Jubilee, on the Pacific Coast, 7 July 1946.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3516224)

Landing Craft Infantry with R22eR soldiers, Catanzaro Marina, Italy, 16 Sep 1943.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3964057)

LCA 1233 with infantry in a light landing craft, ca 1943.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4821092)

Landing craft with support ship, 1944.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950959)

Landing Craft Assault (LCA) 518, Normandy, 6 June 1944.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950961)

Landing Craft Infantry (Large) heading toward the beaches at Normandy, 6 June 1944.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3303867)

Landing Craft Infantry (Large), RCN Oerlikon 20-mm AA gunner, UK, May 1944.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950962)

Landing Craft (Tank), P957, Normandy, 6 June 1944.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950953)

Landing Craft, Infantry (Large) LCI(L) port view at Normandy invasion.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950954)

Landing Craft, Infantry (Large) LCI(L) port view at Normandy invasion.

Landing Craft

1st Canadian Flotilla, LCI (L) 117, 166, 177, 249, 266, 277, 285 298 and 301

2nd Canadian Flotilla, LCI (L) 115, 118, 135, 250, 252, 262, 263, 276, 299 and 306.

3rd Canadian Flotilla, LCI (L) 125, 255, 260, 264, 270, 271, 288, 295, 302, 305, 310, and 311.

528th LCA Flotilla, LCA 736, 850, 856, 925, 1021, 1033, 1371, and 1372.

529th LCA Flotilla, LCA 1057, 1059, 1138, 1150, 1151, 1374, and 1375.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950963)

Landing Craft Infantry (Large), alongside LCI(L) 252, 2nd Canadian Flotilla, Normandy, 6 June 1944.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, PA-132811)

LCI (L) 276 (foreground) and LCI (L) 252 (background), 2nd Canadian Flotilla, board Highland Light Infantry of Canada at Southampton, England, 09 May 1944 for a training exercise.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950955)

Landing Craft Infantry (Large), LCI (L) 125, 3rd Canadian Flotilla, Normandy, 6 June 1944.

 (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4950966)

Landing Craft, Infantry (Large) LCI(L) 125,  3rd Canadian Flotilla, heading away from the beach, Normandy, with a Landing Craft Assault passing it. June 1944.

 (DND Photo)

Personnel of the 9th Canadian Infantry Brigade landing from LCI (L) 125 of the 3rd Canadian (264th RN) Flotilla on 'Nan White' Beach on D-Day, 6 June 1944.  LCI(L) 135 and LCI(L) 270 are visible on her starboard side.

 (Clayton Marks Photo)

Soldiers wade ashore at Normandy from LCI(L) 305 and LCI(L) 295 on the port side of LCI(L) 305, 3rd Canadian Flotilla.

 (Elring Baldorf Photo)

LCA 1021 and LCA 736, 528th LCA Flotilla, leaving HMCS Prince Henry F70.

 (Gilbert A. Milne, DND Photo)

LCI(L) 299 crossing the English Channel with the Invasion Fleet, D-day, 6 June 1944.

(Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3408540)

Landing Craft Infantry (Large), LCI (L) 299, 2nd Canadian Flotilla, delivering troops of the 9th Canadian Infantry Brigade (Stormont, Dundas, and Glengarry Highlanders) going ashore at Bernières-sur-mer, Normandy, France, 6 June 1944.

 (DND Photo)

Landing Craft Assault LCA 1375, 529th LCA Flotilla, landing troops.  Possibly Bracklesham Bay during Exercise Fabius (Normandy rehearsal) Landings in May 1944.  During the D-Day landings on 6 Jun 1944, LCA 1375 was embarked on HMCS Prince David F89.