A report on USS LST-826

In the United States Navy.

- USS LST-826

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Nestor driven aground at Buckner Bay, Okinawa, by wind and heavy seas during Typhoon "Louise", 9 October 1945. The aftermath of the typhoon found this jumble of ships with Nestors bow (center of photo) through the stern of USS Ocelot (IX-110). Note the YTB alongside.

USS Nestor (ARB-6)

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Planned as a United States Navy, but was redesignated as one of twelve Aristaeus-class battle damage repair ships built for the United States Navy during World War II.

Planned as a United States Navy, but was redesignated as one of twelve Aristaeus-class battle damage repair ships built for the United States Navy during World War II.

Nestor driven aground at Buckner Bay, Okinawa, by wind and heavy seas during Typhoon "Louise", 9 October 1945. The aftermath of the typhoon found this jumble of ships with Nestors bow (center of photo) through the stern of USS Ocelot (IX-110). Note the YTB alongside.

Nestor along with USS LST-823, USS LST-826, three floating docks, and some smaller craft, were included in the May batch and were purchased by the Oklahoma-Philippines Company in what was referred to as the "Berry sale".