Completing regular overhaul in Newport News, VA, the USS Manitowoc is nearly ready to rejoin the fleet, March 1980. View of the James River through the derrick arms.
November, 1976 following deployment to the North Atlantic. USS Manitowoc in Little Creek, VA
Waves break over the bow of the USS Manitowoc, LST-1180 at sea.
At homeport, Little Creek, VA 1978.
USS Manitowoc offloads US Marines in Moorehead City, North Carolina following deployment to the North Atlantic, November, 1976.
Mail Call soon to follow as a Marine helocopter brings mail to the USS Manitowoc during Flight Operations.
USS Manitowoc takes on fuel during an underway replenishment, 1978.
View of the bow of the USS Manitowoc in dry dock, Portsmouth, VA Summer, 1979.