National Geographic : 1944 Jul
U.S.Marine Corps, Official On This LST's Return from a Landing, Its Empty Tank Deck Became a Hospital forWounded Marines Big ventilators make the cargo space cool and airy. A "Green Dragon" has a sick bay in the far recesses of the tank deck; herofficers' wardroom serves asoperating room. Here, normally, the crew play games and dry clothes (page 24). Chains along the sides lashtanks securely tolugs inthedeck.