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|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
Capture and occupation of Saipan, 16 to 26 June 1944
Lingayen Gulf landing, 4 to 8 January 1945
|Western Caroline Islands operation
Capture and occupation of southern Palau Islands, 5 September to 14 October 1944
|Iwo Jima operation
Assault and occupation of Iwo Jima, 9 to 16 March 1945
Leyte landings, 13 to 21 October, 19 to 29 November 1944
Navy Occupation Service Medal
|1 to 11 November 1945|
|28 December 1945 to 8 January 1946|
|30 March to 4 April 1946|
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|USS Herald of the Morning (AP-173)
|65k||USS Herald of the Morning (AP-173) pen and ink drawing.||Russ Padden|
|49k||USS Herald of the Morning (AP-173) underway, bow on view, date and location unknown.||Russ Padden|
|101k||USS Herald of the Morning (AP-173) underway in San Francisco Bay near Hunters Point Dock Yard, 21 June 1945.
US National Archives RG-19-LCM photo # 19-N-87128 a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|73k||USS Herald of the Morning (AP-173) underway in San Francisco Bay, 21 July 1945.
US Navy photo.
|Dave Frazier for his father Chief Pharmacist Mate Francis E. (Jim) Frazier USS Herald of the Morning|
|49k||USS Herald of the Morning (AP-173) docked at Yokohama in late 1945-early 1946 while assigned to Operation "Magic Carpet", the return of GIs to the US from the Far East. Photo by Phm3/c John N. Bagley, USS Herald of the Morning, donated by GM2/c Richard Crowley USS Herald of the Morning||Ken Hart!--------------------------------------------------------------------->|
| Merchant Service
Waterman SS Corp
Gulf and South American SS Co.
|586k||Ex- USS Herald of the Morning (AP-173) in merchant service as the Waterman Steam Ship Co.'s, freighter, SS Citrus Packer aground as a result of a hurricane in 1949, location unknown.||David Bavirsha|
|315k||Ex- USS Herald of the Morning (AP-173) in merchant service as the Gulf & South American Steamship Co.'s freighter SS Gulf Trader moored pierside in a US Gulf port in the early 1960s.
Photo originally copyrighted by late Alex Duncan.
|01||CDR. Dunn, Jr., Harry Albert||22 April 1944 - 9 August 1946|
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