Evansville to celebrate D-Day with free tours of LST

Evansville to celebrate D-Day with free tours of LST

Evansville, Ind. (WFIE) - Evansville will mark the 75th anniversary of D-D with free tours of the LST 325.

The LST will be docked at Tropicana for tours on June 6 from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. and June 7 through the 9th from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

The four-day celebration will start with a ceremony on the LST followed by a special screening of the classic movie, Casablanca.

On June 7, a UE history professor and a curator of history at the Evansville Museum will give a talk on the war materials made in Evansville.

Then on June 8, the Tropicana Riverfront Events Center will host the Big Band 40′s Gala.

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