News About LST 393

MUSKEGON, MI (MLIVE) - Giant bow doors on historic USS LST 393 in Muskegon repainted for first time since World War II

MUSKEGON, MI (MLIVE) - The 14-foot-high bow doors of the USS LST 393 that Sherman tanks drove through in 1944 on D-Day were covered with dirt and rust. LST 393 restoration work on Muskegon Lake.

That was a sore spot for the board of directors of the USS LST 393 Preservation Association, which has been operating a nationally known veterans museum out of the ship at the Mart Dock on Muskegon Lake since 2007.