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|Campaign and Dates
||Campaign and Dates
||Marshall Islands operation
Occupation of Kwajalein and Majuro Atolls, Roi and Namur Islands, 31 January to 8 February 1944
Leyte landings, San Pedro Bay, 13 to 27 October and 5 to 20 November 1944
|Bismarck Archipelago operation
Admiralty Island landings, 11 to 12 April 1944
Lingayen Gulf landings, 4 to 10 January 1945
Capture and occupation of Saipan, 15 to 25 June 1944
Capture and occupation of Guam, 21 to 26 July 1944
|Manila Bay-Bicol operation
Zambales-Subic Bay, 29 to 31 January 1945
|Western Caroline Islands operation
Capture and occupation of southern Palau Islands, Peleliu, 6 September to 14 October 1944
|Okinawa Gunto operation
Assault and occupation of Okinawa Gunto, 1 to 19 April 1945
Navy Occupation Service Medal
China Service Medal (extended)
|10 to 25 September 1945||21 to 23 November 1945|
|25 to 27 November 1945|
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|USS Aquarius (AKA-16)
|46k||USS Aquarius (AKA-16) and USS Titania (AKA-13) at Pavuvu, Russell Islands, 28 April 1944, after bringing veterans of the Cape Gloucester Campaign to a rest camp. LCPs in the foreground, are from USS Wayne (APA-54), and being used as water taxis.
Note SC-2 radar antenna mounted atop Aquarius' forward kingposts. Photographed by Fitzgerald
USMC photo # 86265
|US Naval Historical Center|
|85k||USS Aquarius (AKA-16) and USS Titania (AKA-13) unload Marine veterans of the Cape Gloucester campaign at a rest camp at Pavuvu, Russell Islands, 28 April 1944.
US Coast Guard photo # 2271, from the collections of the US Coast Guard Historian's Office.
|46k||USS Aquarius (AKA-16) and USS Titania (AKA-13) at Pavuvu, Russell Islands, 28 April 1944, after bringing veterans of the Cape Gloucester Campaign to a rest camp there. LCVPs in the left foreground are from USS Wayne (APA-54).
Photographed by Fitzgerald.
USMC photo # 86251
|US Naval Historical Center|
|49k||USS Aquarius (AKA-16) at anchor, date and location unknown.|
|Merchant Service United States Lines.|
|270k||Ex-USS Aquarius (AKA-16) as the US Lines SS American Trapper, moored to a buoy, date and location unknown.
Photo ©Alex Duncan.
|01||CAPT. Marron, Raymond Victor USCG||21 August 1943 - 15 November 1944|
|02||CDR. Eskridge, Ira Edwin USCG :RADM||25 November 1944 - 11 April 1945|
|03||CDR. Whitfield, Edwin Clarence USCG||11 April 1945|
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