Preparing to Embark on LST
This image is one of sixteen that were originally housed in a 3.5 by 6.5 inch envelope, with a handwritten note on the cover: “Ujilan Atoll population evacuation prior to Operation Ivy hydrogen bomb test, 1952. Photos by Jack Tobin, district anthropologist, Marshall Islands District, T.T.P.I. Ashore on Ujilian [sic] in preparation, and aboard USS LST-827. 16 black & white photographs."