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Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign
|Sicilian occupation, 9 to 15 July 1943||Marianas operation
Capture and occupation of Saipan, 15 to 22 June 1944
Capture and occupation of Guam, 21 to 28 July 1944
|Salerno landings, 9 to 21 September 1943||Leyte operation
Leyte landings, 20 October and 14 November 1944
Lingayen Gulf landings, 9 January 1945
|Iwo Jima operation
Assault and occupation of Iwo Jima, 19 February to 5 March 1945
Korean War Campaign
|North Korean Aggression 3 to 5 August 1950|
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| USS Frederick Funston (APA-83)
Photo: Library of Congress
|381k||USAT Frederick Funston builders plate.||Ron Reeves|
|251k||USS Frederick Funston (APA-89) underway, date and location unknown.
US National Archives photo # 80-G-71288 a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US National Archives
|64k||USS Frederick Funston (APA-89) underway, date and location unknown.
US National Archives photo # 19-N-91505 a US Navy Bureau of Ships photo now in the collections of the US National Archives
|383k||In the first two photos of this series Soldiers and Sailors on board USS Frederick Funston (APA-89), part of the amphibious task force assembled to invade Sicily, anxiously wait on deck after the ship arrives off the invasion beach., circa 9 July 1943. In third photo of this series the ships of the invasion convoy have come under German aerial attack. (Note the bomb splashes, the angle of the AA guns and the gun crews looking up).||Mike Hall|
|93k||USS Frederick Funston (APA-89) near Hunters Point, San Francisco, 14 September 1945. She now has a 5"/38 dual purpose gun
instead of the original 5"/51 low angle gun aft and a twin 40mm gun mount in place of the after 3"/50 gun.
US National Archives, RG-19-LCM, Photo No. 19-N-91507, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|91k||USS Frederick Funston (APA-89) near Hunters Point, San Francisco, 14 September 1945. Note the twin 40 mm gun mount on the
bow and the large LCM(3) landing craft athwartships on deck.
US National Archives, RG-19-LCM, Photo No. 19-N-91506, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
| USAT Frederick Funston
|119k||USAT Frederick Funston after completing her full Army conversion to a peacetime transport at the end of 1948. She now shows no evidence of once having been a wartime attack transport.
|226k||USAT Frederick Funston underway, date and location unknown.
US National Archives photo from "U.S. Army Ships and Watercraft of World War II", by Donald H. Grover.
|63k||USAT Frederick Funston, date and location unknown||Jarrett Robinson|
|53k||USAT Frederick Funston, date and location unknown||Jarrett Robinson|
|79k||USAT Frederick Funston, date and location unknown||Jarrett Robinson|
|68k||USAT Frederick Funston, date and location unknown||Jarrett Robinson|
| USNS Frederick Funston (T-AP-178)
|57k||USNS Frederick Funston (T-AP-178), circa 1947 to 1949, photo of ships name board, while ship is entering or leaving San Francisco Bay under the Golden Gate Bridge, Marin County end of bridge is visible in background.||Submitted by Kirk Rattenne,
Photo by Donald C. Rattenne, First Engineer in Funston, 1947 to 1949.
|67k||USNS Frederick Funston (T-AP-178) at Adak, Alaska in early 1950. Note she is still wearing her Army colors.
US Navy photo from "All Hands" magazine, June 1950
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret.|
|38k||USNS Frederick Funston (T-AP-178), post 1950, location unknown.||MSTS Society web page|
|94k||USNS Frederick Funston (T-AP-178) entering Elliott Bay, Seattle, WA. while carrying returning troops from Korea, circa 1950s.||Ken Lane|
|01||CDR. Murphy, John Edward||24 April 1943 - 23 June 1944|
|02||CAPT. Anderson, Charles Carter||23 June 1944 - 2 July 1945|
|03||CAPT. Gerin, Marcel Raymone||2 July 1945 - 4 April 1946|
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