Courtesy of the Royal Navy as part of the D Day Anniversary is a detailed cutaway diagram of the 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