10,000th LCM produced by Higgins Industries on display at ceremony in New Orleans in 1944
10,000th LCM [Landing Craft, Mechanized] produced by Higgins Industries, mounted on the platform decorated with American flags and the words: ''NAVY'S 10,000th Higgins BOAT - LCM.' Taken during ceremony honoring this production at Lake Pontchartrain. "File No. 631C-23. Subject: 10,000th boat. Photographer: Rutherford. Date: Jul 23, 1944." New Orleans, Louisiana. 23 July 1944.