|Note: Zippo boat (left of Howitzer MON) without 40mm gun mount. This space (aft) was dedicated to compressed air tanks and napalm for the flame throwers
|| Photo: Gene Frederickson
First Zippo boats were ATCs carrying an M132A1 flame-throwing armored personnel
carrier. The APC was replaced by a
purpose-built boat with two M10-8 flame throwers and the compressed air and
napalm tanks in the well deck.
|Photo Jim Hilscheimer
New Zippo without 40mm Bofors
| Photo: Tom Lefavour
Nested “heavies”: a 105mm howitzer-armed monitor (left), a modified ATC “Douche” boat with pick-up, pump, and nozzles (center), and an armored LCM-6 (right).