Large Postcard Photo Of LST 1171 Desoto County

 

Tank Landing Ship 1171 Desoto County

Large postcard of the stern of the 1171 approx 140 x 100mm

The LST 1171 was commissioned in 1957 and saw a brief period of use during the Vietnam War in 1969,  she was sold to the Italian Navy in 1972 and renamed the Nmm Nave Grado.  Finally being scrapped in 1989

Video of the vessel can be found here 

 

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