D-Day veteran under way

 The Cross Sound Ferry M/V Cape Henlopen departs the New London ferry terminal bound for Orient Point Thursday, June 6, 2019 on its first voyage since a major overhaul was completed.

The Henlopen, then designated USS LST (Landing Ship - Tank) 510, landed troops and equipment on Omaha Beach in Normandy, France on D-Day, June 6, 1944.

The just-completed overhaul of the vessel's passenger cabin includes a new lounge space dedicated to the history of the vessel and named the LST 510 Lounge


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