USS Saipan LHA-2 Patch – Plastic Backing
A squadron patch of the USS Saipan LHA-2 with plastic backing
USS Saipan (LHA-2) was a Tarawa-class amphibious assault ship, the second United States Navy ship named in honor of the World War II Battle of Saipan. Commissioned in 1977, the ship saw service until 2007 when she was decommissioned. In 2009 the ship was sold for scrapping.