USS Skagit Pictures
Don McCain BM3 served aboard Skagit from August 1950 to March 1954 as a Boat Cox'n.
The following photos were taken during operations in Inchon, Koje Do Korea, Alaska, and liberty in Hong Kong.
Don McCain on Condition 3 Gun (Watch) Station.
Beach Observers Going Into Inchon 1951
Hospital Ship USS Repose Inchon 1951
LST Beached At Inchon
Inchon has 30 foot tides, and going out it moves at about 5 to 7 knots.
This church shows war damage after our Air Force did a strafing run to chase out the North Koreans during MacArthur's 1950 invasion.
LCMs tied up along side taking a break from hauling supplies.
Note the LCPR second from the left, an old version of the LCPL with a small ramp.
Hauling Steel Matting Into The Beach
Clearing The Island For New Prison Camp
Hauling a Load of Steel Plates and Barbed Wire
Bos'n Mate Kelly, and Crew
Holding Down Steel Plates
Old Korean Farmer
Korean Women Making Rice Meal
South Korean Work Party Aboard For Chow Down
Skeehan - Turrini - McCain - Sharp
Skeehan - Terry McClure - Babb
Alaska July 1953
Don McCain, Cox'n and Bill Park, Engineer
Hauling Supplies Into Pt. Barrow
unk - Marinello - Sharp - McCain
Resturante On "Lido Beach" Hong Kong 1952