Anchorage Class

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Anchorage Class Dock landing ships consisted of USS Anchorage LSD 36, USS Portland LSD 37  USS Pensacola LSD 38, USS Mount Vernon LSD 39 and USS Fort Fisher LSD 40.  These ships have a removable Helicopter landing Pad but no facilities for helicopter repairs.  they also suffered form a inadequate troop space only having space for 375 men compared to the earlier Raleigh Class which could house 932 troops. 

USS Portland at Malta, March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD1228

USS Portland at Malta, March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD1229

USS Portland at Malta, March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD1230

USS Portland at Malta, 15th March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD161

USS Portland at Malta, March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD929

USS Portland at Malta, March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD927

USS Portland at Malta, March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD928

LSD37 USS Portland at Malta, March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD356

LSD37 USS Portland at Malta, March 2001.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD357

USS Pensacola (LSD38), taken from a USN Helicopter, February 1984.

USS Pensacola, an Anchorage Class Dock Landing Ship, launched 11th July 1970.

Photographed by George Mortimore L.R.P.S  Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  GM219

 

LSD38 USS Pensacola.

From the collection of Patrick D'Agostino. No Reproductions Available. PDX087

LSD38 USS Pensacola.

Photographed by Patrick D'Agostino. Copyright Cranston Fine Arts.  A reproduction of this original photo  size 10" x 7" approx available.  Order photograph here  . Order Code  PD490

LSD38 USS Pensacola.

From the collection of Patrick D'Agostino. No Reproductions Available.    PDX194

ANCHORAGE CLASS DOCK LANDING SHIPS   
USS ANCHORAGE   (LSD 36) 5TH MAY 1968
USS PORTLAND  (LSD 37) 20TH DECEMBER 1969
USS PENSACOLA (LSD 38) 11TH JULY 1970
USS MOUNT VERNON (LSD39) 17TH APRIL 1971
USS FORT FISHER (LSD 40) 22ND APRIL 1972