Major Elisha K. Henson
—A National Historic Landmark —The LT-5 is an ocean going harbor tug, built in 1943 at the Jakobsen Shipyard. Oyster Bay, New York, specifically to serve in the European Invasion. Serving under the United States Army Transportation Corps, she was one of the many support vessels that towed barges of ammunition and supplies in convoys across the English Channel to the beaches of Normandy in 1944.
|Series||This marker is part of the National Historic Landmarks series|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Monday, June 11th, 2018 at 10:02am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18T E 377369 N 4813487|
|Decimal Degrees||43.46425000, -76.51596667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 43° 27.855', W 76° 30.958'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||43° 27' 51.3" N, 76° 30' 57.48" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Which side of the road?||Marker is on the right when traveling South|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 33 W 1st St, Oswego NY 13126, US|
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