• Creator
  • Department of Defense. Department of the Navy. Naval Imaging Command. 1988-ca. 1993; Department of Defense. Defense Audiovisual Agency. 6/21/1979-9/30/1985; Department of Defense. American Forces Information Service. Defense Visual Information Center. 1994-
  • Created Date
  • 1997-02-13
  • Description
  • The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A multi-purpose tractor pulls a United States Army (USA) tanker trailer through the stockyard next to United States Naval Ship (USNS) Gordon, in the background. USNS Gordon is the first United States Navy (USN) Large, Medium-Speed, Roll-On/Roll-Off Ships, or LMSR, cargo vessel. The USNS Gordon is assigned to the Military Sealift Command and is being loaded at Nava... more
    The original finding aid described this photograph as: [Complete] Scene Caption: A multi-purpose tractor pulls a United States Army (USA) tanker trailer through the stockyard next to United States Naval Ship (USNS) Gordon, in the background. USNS Gordon is the first United States Navy (USN) Large, Medium-Speed, Roll-On/Roll-Off Ships, or LMSR, cargo vessel. The USNS Gordon is assigned to the Military Sealift Command and is being loaded at Naval Weapons Station Charleston, SC. USNS Gordon is a former commercial container vessel that recently underwent conversion to USN Military Sealift Command specifications to make it ideal for the loading, transport and unloading of United States Army and United States Marine Corps combat equipment. Upon completion of the loading, USNS Gordon will set sail for its maiden operational voyage. Base: Naval Weapons Station Charleston State: South Carolina (SC) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Gregory L. Davis, USAF Release Status: Released to Public. less
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  • Unrestricted