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|USNS Upshur (T-AP-198)
Following his return to the continental United States, Upshur performed shore duty at Philadelphia; Annapolis, Md.; and Quantico, Va., before sailing for France in World War I. Following the war, he served in shore billets in repeat tours at Philadelphia, Quantico, and Haiti, before attending the Army Staff School at Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas, in 1924 and 1925. Serving in California (BB-44) on the staff of the Commander, Battle Force, United States Fleet, in 1929. Upshur attended the Naval War College in 1931; and served briefly at Headquarters, Marine Corps, in Washington, D.C., before attending the Army War College. In the late 1930's Upshur again served ashore at Headquarters, Marine Corps; and later commanded the Marine Corps Base at San Diego. Upshur's last post was that of Commander, Headquarters of the Department of the Pacific, at San Diego—a billet which he filled on 9 December 1941. Major General Upshur subsequently died as a result of injuries suffered in a plane crash near Sitka, Alaska, on 21 July 1943.
Photo from the USMC History Division.
|42k||USNS Upshur (T-AP-198) underway, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo.
|51k||USNS Upshur (T-AP-198) underway, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo by R.E. Waugh PH-2 USN.
|802k||USNS Upshur (T-AP-198) underway in the Savannah River, west of the old Talmadge Memorial Bridge, heading east outbound for sea. She appears to have Marines aboard.
Photos by L. R. Case, Jr.
|C. E. Case|
|62k||Commanding General American Land Forces, Major General Paul D. Adams USA and Col. Adam W. Meetze USA, Commanding Officer Army Supply and Service troops, ATF 201 meet the USNS Upshur (T-AP-198) as she docks in Lebanon in 1958.
US Army Photo
|75k||USNS Upshur (T-AP-198) departing Guantanamo Bay, Cuba with dependents being evacuated from the base, 22 October 1962.||Photo by either Janet or Harvey Glasspoole, provided courtesy Frances (Glasspoole) Matlock in honor of her father Harvey K. Glasspoole, ADRC USN, Ret. (deceased)|
|91k||USNS Upshur (T-AP-198) departing Guantanamo Bay, Cuba with dependents being evacuated from the base, 22 October 1962.
US Navy photo from "All Hands" magazine, December 1962.
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.|
|53k||USNS Upshur (T-AP-198) underway, date and location unknown.||Richard Leonhardt|
|93k||USNS Upshur (T-AP-198) underway, date and location unknown. Postcard photo purchased on board in October 1965.||J. Sloan|
|TS State of Maine
|117k||TS State of Maine moored pierside at Southampton England, date unknown.||Tommy Trampp|
|16k||Ex-TS State of Maine beached at Sand Island, AL. in 2007.||Ron Reeves|
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