Landing Craft (Assault)

Courtesy of the Royal Navy as part of the D Day Anniversary is a detailed cutaway diagram of the Landing Craft (Assault)

Landing Craft Assault
Landing Craft Assault

This is a Landing Craft (Assault) – backbone of the assault on Hitler’s Fortress Europe 70 years ago this summer.

This stunning cutaway diagram was drawn by graphics artist Andy Brady as part of our D-Day 70 coverage.

See accounts from sailors and Royal Marines involved in the Normandy landings and learn all about the incredible ingenuity in the huge naval operation in a special anniversary supplement in the June 2014 edition of Navy News, out on May 29.

See more at the latest edition of Navy News

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May 28, 2014 1:35 pm
May 28, 2014 5:07 pm

interesting find.

this model seems even better with 26 seats: