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|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|Consolidation of Solomon Islands
Consolidation of Southern Solomon Islands, 17 February 1943.
Capture and occupation of Saipan, 11 June to 10 August 1944
Battle of Philippine Sea, 19 to 20 June 1944
Capture and occupation of Guam, 12 July to 15 August 1944
|Gilbert Islands operation
30 November to 7 December1943
|Iwo Jima operation
Capture and occupation of Iwo Jima, 15 February to 2 March 1945
|Marshall Islands operation
Occupation of Kwajalein and Majuro Atolls, 29 January to 8 February 1944
|Okinawa Gunto operation
Assault and occupation of Okinawa Gunto, 10 March 1945
5th and 3rd Fleet raids in support of Okinawa Gunto operation, 16 March to 9 June 1945
|Asiatic-Pacific Raids - 1944
Palau, Yap, Ulithi, Woleai raid, 30 March to 1 April 1944
Korean War Campaign
|Campaign and Dates|
|Second Korean Winter
24 March to 30 April 1952
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|USS Tallulah (AO-50)
|267k||USS Tallulah (AO-50) at Norfolk Navy Yard, Virginia, 10 October 1942. She has
PT-111 and PT-112
loaded on her forward deck.
US National Archives, Photo No. 19-N-35464, US Navy Bureau of Ships photos now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|244k||USS Tallulah (AO-50) at Norfolk Navy Yard, Virginia, 10 October 1942. She has
PT-111 and PT-112
loaded on her forward deck. Another oiler, unidentified, is astern of her. A British battleship and another foreign warship are in the dry docks in the background at
extreme left. Also note the refrigerated boxcar at extreme left center.
US National Archives, Photo No. 19-N-35465, US Navy Bureau of Ships photos now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|177k||The bows of USS Canberra (CA-70) and USS Tallulah
(AO-50) as seen from USS Yorktown (CV-10), 24 June 1944, as the oiler refuels both ships
simultaneously following the Battle of the Philippine Sea.
US National Archives photo # 80-G-376116 a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|114k||USS Tallulah (AO-50) refueling USS Essex (CV-9), to port, and a destroyer, to starboard, probably during the Gilbert Islands operation. Tallulah is wearing camouflage scheme 32/7AO in this photo.||Bob Pettit and Chet Morris|
|157k||USS Tallulah (AO-50) refueling USS Essex (CV-9) in a heavy seas off Luzon, 9 November 1944.||Pieter Bakels|
|47k||USS Tallulah (AO-50) at anchor, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo courtesy Auke Visser's Famous T - Tankers Pages
|USNS Tallulah (T-AOT-50)
|84k||USNS Tallulah (T-AOT-50) shuttling water between Florida and Guantanamo Bay Cuba, date unknown.||Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.|
|113k||USNS Tallulah (T-AOT-50) entering Hampton Roads, VA., 9 February 1964.
US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # USN 1088985, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|38k||USNS Tallulah (T-AOT-50) in reserve laid up in the National Defense Reserve Fleet, James River Group, Lee Hall, VA., 1975.
US Maritime Administration photo courtesy Auke Visser's Famous T - Tankers Pages
|01||CDR. Goode, Jesse Benjamin||5 September 1942 - 13 March 1944|
|02||LCDR. Huckaby, William F.||13 March 1944 - ?|
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