She was decommissioned on 9 May 1946, struck from the Navy list on the 21st; and subsequently sold to the Zidell Ship Dismantling Co., Portland, Oreg., for scrapping on 18 November 1946,
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USS Salamaua (CVE-96) underway off San Francisco, California, circa 1945 (possibly postwar).
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Shipmates aboard USS Salamaua (CVE-96), "Magic Carpet Duty" transporting veterans back to the United States, 1945.
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