|Date: Wed 11/11/09 9:39PM|
Message: My dad Walter H. Phillips form Niagra Falls NY served on the LCIL 557 from April 1944 until she was sold to Russia in 1945. He is still alive and I am trying to locate a photograph of the ship if anyone has one they can email to me please.
|Date: Sat 10/31/09 10:54PM|
From: Donald "Dunk" Freeman
Message: My father, Donald "Dunk" Freeman, served aboard USS LCI(L)-1068 from 1944-1946 as a Ships Cook 2c. Anyone with stories or photos of him, his ship or war stories about his cooking please email us!
|Date: Fri 10/2/09 3:24PM|
From: Vaughn Hampton
Message: I have my Boot Camp picture of San Diego Company 43-363 taken when we graduated from Boot Camp about 30 August 1943.
If any happen to read this, send me an email and I'll send you a copy of our Company.
We're a sorry looking bunch of Boots but our hats are squared off and our Kerchiefs are all regulation depth.
|Date: Thu 10/1/09 3:17PM|
From: John Jensen
Message: I am a historian and archaeologist and on Monday I completed an inspection of the former LCI L 653. The ship is in extremely bad condition and is slated to be disposed of in deep water off Alaska. A sad but necessary end to a long career in the navy and in civilian service. Given the ship's historic status, I am hoping to preserve any stories or other information about the vessel and would be interested in hearing from anyone who has information, stories, photographs, or objects.
|Date: Wed 09/30/09 9:30PM|
From: Ross Nichols
Message: My father served on LCI 95 in the Pacific during WW II. He lives in Michigan at this time. His name is William Nichols. I know that he was in Japan shortly after the bomb was dropped. If anyone out there knows someone who also served onboard during this time would be greatly appreciated.
SGT. Ross Nichols MIARNG
|Date: Mon 09/28/09 5:59PM|
Message: My Uncle died April 2008. He was LT LA West on the LCI 754 during WWII in the pacific. He only spoke of the war once to me and I recorded it.Last weekend I went through three boxes of his and found a photo album he kept during the war. He received a Bronze star with a V for valor. I also fond a stack of letters he wrote to my Aunt. If anyone served with him or knows of others who did, please contact me.
|Date: Thu 09/24/09 3:18PM|
From: Robert Morrissey
I am interested in any information on LCI-804.
|Date: Wed 09/23/09 1:22AM|
From: Jeff Burton
Message: My grand dad was Clyde Burton who served on the LCI 462 in the Pacific Theater. Any shipmates or pictures would be treasured. He has been gone six years.
|Date: Tue 09/22/09 10:42AM|
From: kevin clarke
Message: I have a house just off Utah Beach in Normandy and I recently found a paddle in the attic belonging to LCI(L)93. This lead me to investigate the story of this craft and its operations on Omaha Beach on D Day. I feel proud to own a small piece of history.
|Date: Wed 09/16/09 10:00PM|
From: Isabel Jackson
Message: My Uncle, Robert Moore served in the Navy from Sept 1943 to Dec 1945. He was Quarter Master 3rd Class aboard the LCI 977. Bob is now deceased, but I have a picture of his entire crew of 31 sailors with no names. Does anyone know of anyone who sailed with him on the LCI 977 in the Pacific?