WWII/Korea LVT Museum
|WWII/Korea LVT Museum|
|Established||May 24, 1996|
Camp Del Mar
Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California
The WWII/Korea LVT Museum is located in a Quonset hut style building at Camp Del Mar, Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, near the Assault Amphibian School Battalion Training Command. It houses exhibits on landing vehicles tracked (LVTs) from World War II and the Korean War, including six vintage models used by the US Marine Corps. The museum highlights the service of the "Alligator" Marines during the amphibious assaults of World War II and the Korean War. In 1996, the museum won the prestigious Colonel John H. Magruder III Award from the Marine Corps Heritage Foundation.
- Marine Corps Base Installation Guide. "Major Units", Marine Corps Base Installation Guide website. Retrieved on March 29, 2008.
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