The USS Chase County (LST 532) on the Helford River, heading for Polgwidden, near Falmouth, England, during World War II
Falmouth England Date:1944, June 1 Duration:1 min 7 sec Sound:NO SOUND
Landing Ship, Tank No. 532, The USS Chase County, at Polgwidden (AKA Trebah) on the Helford River, near Falmouth, Cornwall, England during World War 2. The LST moves up the river at Trebah. The USS Chase County is seen docked and ready for troops and equipment to embark. (Note: Later this same day, Allied troops and equipment did embark on the USS Chase County for the D-Day invasion of Normandy. However, they spent the next 5 very uncomfortable days afloat in bad weather that actually delayed the operation.)
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