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Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Asia clasp)
China Service Medal (extended)
|18 to 23 March 1946||28 December 1945 to 6 January 1946|
|24 to 26 March 1946|
Navy Occupation Service Medal (with Europe clasp)
|10 March to 29 May 1952
||7 to 9 July 1953
||3 to 5 August 1953
||29 August to 1 September 1953
||18 November to 4 December 1953
||7 to 9 January 1954
||8 to 10 February 1954
||8 to 11 March 1954
||20 to 23 January 1955
||24 to 26 February 1955
||24 to 25 March 1955
||21 to 23 April 1955
Vietnam War Campaign
|Campaign and Dates|
|Vietnamese Counteroffensive - Phase II
21 to 26 October 1966
27 December 1966 to 1 January 1967
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| USAT General LeRoy Eltinge
Digital ID: ggbain 29155 Source: Library of Congress Prints and Photographs.
|64k||USAT General LeRoy Eltinge underway, date and place unknown.||Ron Cheshire|
|65k||USAT General LeRoy Eltinge under way, date and location unknown.||Ron Cheshire|
| USNS General LeRoy Eltinge (T-AP-154)
|149k||Soldiers of the 24th Infantry Division, the first US Troops to be committed to the Korean War make ready to board USNS General LeRoy Eltinge (T-AP-154) at Sasebo, Japan, 24 April 1951. They are the first infantrymen to embark for home under the rotation system.
US Army photo from Acme
|149k||USNS General LeRoy Eltinge (T-AP-154) with Korean War Veterans departing Sasebo, Japan for home, 1951
US National Archives photo # 80-G-428657, a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US National Archives
|US Naval Historical Center|
|90k||USNS General LeRoy Eltinge (T-AP 154) receives a sendoff from Navy patrol craft and the harbor tug Kittaton (YTB 406), as she leaves Sasebo, Japan, en route to the U.S. with over 1500 Korean War Army veterans on board, 30 April 1951.
US National Archives photo # 80-G-428659, a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US National Archives
|US Naval Historical Center|
|292k||US Army soldiers aboard USS General LeRoy Eltinge (AP-154) while being utilized as a transport ship during the Korean War.
Photo by PFC Joseph Richard Carr, U.S. Army (deceased). Image courtesy of Curiosandrelics (real name unknown).
|91k||303rd Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron, 66th Tactical Reconnaissance Group, US Air Force, boarding USNS General LeRoy Eltinge (T-AP-154) at Charleston, S.C., June 1953. The unit was sailing to Bremerhaven, Germany for assignment to a new Air Force base at Sembach, Germany. Note Navy band playing on pier.||Photo by Don Peacock S/SGT USAF|
|85k||USNS General LeRoy Eltinge (T-AP-154) departing Charleston S.C. in June 1953 for Bremerhaven, Germany, with the 303rd Tactical Reconnaissance Squadron, 66th Tactical Reconnaissance Group, US Air Force, on board.||Photo by Don Peacock S/SGT USAF|
|42k||USNS General LeRoy Eltinge (T-AP-154) underway, date and location unknown.||Robert Hurst|
|222k||USNS General LeRoy Eltinge (T-AP-154) arriving at Rotterdam, circa 1950s.||RDM Archief|
|264k||Soldiers of the 1st Brigade, 101st Airborne Division arrive in Cam Ranh Bay aboard USNS General Leroy Eltinge
(T-AP-154), 29 July 1965.
US Army Signal Corps photo # CC-31800
|01||CAPT. Wakefield, William, USN||21 February 1945 - 21 July 1945|
|02||CAPT. Blau, Thomas :COMO||21 July 1945 - 22 August 1945|
|03||CDR. Cox, Gideon Adolph, USN (USNA 1926)||22 August 1945 - 29 September 1945|
|04||CDR. Alexanderson, Leroy John, USNR :RADM||29 September 1945 - 29 June 1946|
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