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|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|Marshall Islands operation
Occupation of Kwajalein and Majuro Atolls, 31 January to 4 February 1944
|Western Caroline Islands operation
Capture and occupation of southern Palau Islands, Peleliu, 6 September to 14 October 1944
Humboldt Bay landings, 21 to 26 April 1944
Aitape landings, 1 to 5 May 1944
Leyte landings, 18 to 27 October and 14 November 1944
Capture and occupation of Guam, 21 to 25 July 1944
|Okinawa Gunto operation
Assault and occupation of Okinawa Gunto, 25 July to 5 August 1945
Navy Occupation Service Medal
China Service Medal (extended)
|6 to 15 September 1945|
|2 to 22 October 1945|
|18 November to 2 December 1945||18 November to 2 December 1945|
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|USS Windsor (APA-55)
|97k||USS Windsor (APA-55) underway near Norfolk Navy Yard, 27 June 1943. This class was converted from hulls designed for the
American Export Line, which retained in all of its new ships the old style counter stern visible here. The two anti-aircraft mounts forward of the 5"/38 gun on the
stern are 1.1" quads.
US National Archives, RG-19-LCM, Photo No. 80-G-48436, a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|75k||USS Windsor (APA-55) underway near Norfolk Navy Yard, 27 June 1943. This ship and her sister USS Leedstown (APA-56) had two sets of Welin davits near the bow in addition to the usual four amidships, as did all the units of the USS Ormsby (APA-49) and USS Sumter (APA-52) classes.
US National Archives, RG-19-LCM, Photo No. 19-N-48434, a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|US Naval Historical Center|
|320k||USS Windsor (APA-55), underway, 27 June 1943, in the Pacific Ocean.
US National Archives photo # 80-G-71412, a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|Robert M. Cieri|
| Merchant Service
American Export LInes
|296k||Ex-USS Windsor (APA-55) in service as the American Export-Isbrandtsen Lines SS Expeditor underway on the River Weser enroute to Bremen, Germany, March 1966||Photo by Gerhard Mueller-Debus|
|123k||SS Expeditor underway, date and location unknown.
Photo from "Merchant Ships of World War II: A Post War Album 1" by Victor Young.
|01||CDR. Woodward, Douglas Castleberry, USNR||17 June 1943 - 10 March 1945|
|02||CDR. Adams, Hugh Robert||10 March 1945 - 31 October 1945|
|03||CDR. Bolton, Cliff Leonard||31 October 1945 - 4 March 1946|
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