Southern Recycling's Randy Boudreaux gave Latham Smith the yard tour in New Orleans.
Smith's Marsha Coates took photos.

Latham say's " THIS IS SCRAPPING WORLD"
 
Randy Boudreaux get the tour started.


The bow of the former LST/LPA has been cut away with parts in disarray.
You can see the bow thruster is still intact.


Here, an engine is ready to be recycled.


Access holes have been cut into the port side of the retired vessel.


Latham can be seen looking out of this hole in image below.


Latham follows Randy aboard.
The Kangaroo logo displays that the ship was last used in Australia as an LPA.



Latham peers out at the mass of cut away parts.
There is no order of arrangement here.



The ship served in the South China Sea, as the wooden plate displays.


The tour party departs the torn vessel, into the sea of parts to be recycled.


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