Andrew Rhodes is a career civil servant and recently graduated with highest distinction from the College of Naval Warfare at the Naval War College in Newport, RI.

Articles by Andrew Rhodes

NAVAL HISTORY AND HERITAGE COMMAND  During rehearsals for the 1944 invasion of Europe, LCF-22, A British warship manned by a U.S. crew, stands offshore during a practice landing in England. (Note the USS LST-17 in the background.)

Flak Ships and 90-Day Wonders

By James H. Rhodes and Andrew Rhodes
June 2024
Remembering the unsung LCFs—British vessels turned over to U.S. crews—that provided close-in gunfire support on D-Day.