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|Okinawa Gunto operation
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Navy Occupation Service Medal
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|Asia 2 September to 13 October 1945||30 September to 9 October 1945|
|Asia 24 to 27 November 1945||19 to 23 November 1945|
|Asia 22 to 24 April 1946||28 October 1946 to 4 January 1947|
|Asia 22 September to 27 October 1946||11 December 1948 to 5 May 1949|
|Asia 9 to 14 May 1949|
|Europe 26 June to 7 December 1951|
|Europe 6 October 1952 to 26 January 1953|
|Europe 20 January to 17 May 1954|
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|27k||USS Chilton (APA-38) at anchor, date and location unknown.||Hyperwar US Navy in WWII|
|131k||USS Chilton (APA-38) at anchor off Panama in May 1957.
Photo taken from USS Norris (DD-859),
|Dave Cupples MM2 USS Norris|
|379k||USS Chilton (APA-38) at anchor off the coast of Beirut Lebanon during Operation Blue Bat. Chilton's LCVPs
circle the ship awaiting instructions to proceed to USS Fort Snelling (LSD-30) to load equipment for landing on the beach
at Beirut, 16 July 1958.
US Navy photo # USN 440-PS-9065 1.
|National Museum of the US Navy|
|33k||USS Chilton (APA-38) at anchor, circa 1952, location unknown.||Robert Hurst|
|406k||USS Chilton (APA-38) underway, circa 1961, location unknown.||Wolfgang Hechler|
|141k||USS Chilton (APA-38) at NOB Norfolk, VA., August 1964||© Richard Leonhardt|
|57k||USS Chilton (APA-38) underway, date and location unknown.||Courtesy, Chuck Ulrich, coordinator/historian AP Transport Group|
|28k||USS Chilton (APA-38) at anchor in the Bay of Marmaris, southern Turkey in April 1963.||Julia Flowers
USS Chilton web site
|663k||USS Oglethorpe (AKA-100) moored at Genoa, Italy, 31 December 1967 between USS Mountrail (APA-213), at left and USS Chilton (APA-38), at right.||Photo by Carlo Martinelli|
|89k||USS Chilton (APA-38) under way in the Mediterranean Sea, 20 December 1967. She has just completed replenishing from
USS Allagash (AO-97) (not shown. Note that her command facilities have expanded to port
and displaced the forward boat davits and its boats.
US Naval History and Heritage Command. Photo # K-43250, courtesy Shipscribe.com
|1154k||USS Chilton (APA-38) in a Mediterranean moor in the harbor at Genoa, Italy, 31 December 1967.||Photo by Carlo Martinelli|
|88k||USS Chilton (APA-38) in the vicinity of Sardinia, circa 1968||Photo by Jerry Search|
|137k||USS Chilton (APA-38) at anchor, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo
|138k||USS Chilton (APA-38) underway, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo
|129k||USS Chilton (APA-38)'s 5"/38 gun mount, circa 1968-69||Bill Foss USS Chilton 1968-69|
|64k||USS Chilton (APA-38) with a mock up of the Apollo space capsule on her #3 hatch, circa May 1969.||Bill Foss USS Chilton 1968-69|
|134k||USS Chilton (APA-38) with a mock up of the Apollo space capsule on her #3 hatch, circa May 1969.||Bill Foss USS Chilton 1968-69|
|99k||USS Chilton (APA-38) at anchor while her assault boats circle the attack transport while waiting to load.
US Navy photo from "US Amphibious Ships and Craft", by Norman Friedman.
|1003k||USS Chilton (APA-38) underway in the harbor at Genoa, Italy, 1 June 1971.||Photo by Carlo Martinelli|
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