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Navy Occupation Service Medal
China Service Medal (extended)
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|USS Mellena (AKA-32)
|126k||Bow view of ex-USS Mellena(AKA-32) as the California Maritime Academy training ship TS Golden Bear moored outboard of USS Lubbock (APA-197) at Mare Island Naval Shipyard, 19 August 1946.
Mare Island Naval Shipyard photo # 3017-46, 8/19/46
|TS Golden Bear
|268k||Broadside view of TS Golden Bear in her berth at the California Maritime Academy in South Vallejo, CA. on the Carquinez Strait , 11 May 1947. Note the WWII temporary housing on the hill in the background above the CMA campus.
Mare Island Naval Shipyard photo # 928-47, 5/11/47
|75k||TS Golden Bear during her 1948 cruise to the Mediterranean where she delivered a sizable cargo of milk to orphanages in Italy, the milk having been donated by agencies within the state of California.||CAPT. Joe A. Baker USN Ret. and the California Maritime Academy Historical Archives|
|90k||TS Golden Bear moored in an Italian port to deliver her cargo of milk during her 1948 cruise to the Mediterranean.||Tommy Trampp|
|373k+||TS Golden Bear moored in her berth at the California Maritime Academy, Vallejo, CA., date unknown.
Photo courtesy California Maritime Academy
|01||LCDR. Modin, Benny C.||20 January 1945 - 26 May 1945|
|02||LCDR. Gald, Peder USNR||26 May 1945 - 11 June 1946|
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