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|Campaign and Dates|
|Okinawa Gunto operation
Assault and occupation of Okinawa Gunto, 26 March to 26 April 1945
Navy Occupation Service Medal
China Service Medal (extended)
|10 to 24 October 1945||7 to 14 March 1951|
Korean War Campaigns
|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|First UN Counter Offensive
9 to 11 February 1951
12 March to 12 April 1951
|UN Summer-Fall Offensive
|Communist China Spring Offensive
23 to 25 Apr 1951
13 to 14 May 1951
5 to 6 June 1951
Vietnam War Campaigns
|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
8 to 18 November 1965
20 November to 4 December 1965
10 to 24 December 1965
|Vietnamese Counteroffensive - Phase III
6 to 7 June 1967
25 December 1965
28 January to 1 March 1966
|Vietnamese Counteroffensive - Phase V
30 August to 1 September 1968
|Vietnamese Counteroffensive - Phase II
23 March to 28 April 1967
25 to 27 May 1967
|Vietnamese Counteroffensive - Phase VI
28 November to 11 December 1968
8 to 9 January 1969
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|26k||Line drawings, port and starboard views of USS Montrose (AP-212).
US Navy Bureau of Ships photo.
|Richard Miller BMCS USNR Ret.|
|394k||Ships berth at Mare Island, 12 February 1946, are from left to right;
USS Montrose (APA-212),
USS Uvalde (AKA-88),
USS Arneb (AKA-56) and
USS Haven (AH-12).
Additional LSMs that can be identified include;
USS LSM-350, and
US Navy photo courtesy Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum photo.
|200k||USS Bryce Canyon (AD-36) with USS Montrose (APA-212) and USS Henry W. Tucker (DD-875) alongside at Sasebo, Japan in September 1952.||Bruce Campbell courtesy Military Locators|
|651k||USS Montrose (APA-212) arriving in port, location unknown.
US Navy photo dated 14 September 1953
|113k||USS Montrose (APA-212) underway, date and location unknown.||©George B Barber, Marine Photo and Publishing Co. San Diego CA.
Copies of this photo are available from Marine Photo and Publishing Co.
Contributed by Tom Gonzales
|114k||USS Montrose (APA-212) underway, date and location unknown.||David Buell|
|107k||USS Montrose (APA-212) anchored at Vung Tau, South Vietnam, alongside the accommodation ship USS Benewah (APB-35), in May 1967. Among the craft alongside the pontoon are an LCM(6) and a riverine troop carrier adopted from an LCM(6).
US Navy photo from "US Amphibious Ships and Craft", by Norman Friedman.
|90k||USS Montrose (APA-212) at anchor with River Flotilla One boats alongside, South Vietnam, circa 1960s.||Richard Miller BMCS USNR Ret.|
|33k||USS Montrose (APA-212) prepares to lower her boats, date and location unknown.||Richard Miller BMCS USNR Ret.|
|01||CAPT. Davis, Hallock Gillilan||2 November 1944 - 26 October 1946|
|Decommissioned||26 October 1946 - 12 September 1950|
|02||CAPT. McCready Jr., George Thomas.||12 September 1950 - October 1951|
|03||CAPT. Anderson, Samuel Clay||October 1951 - August 1952|
|04||CAPT. Antrim, Richard Nott :RADM||August 1952 - June 1953|
|05||CAPT. Andrew, John Douglas||June 1953 - 23 June 1954|
|06||CAPT. Billingsley, Edward Baxter, USN (32) :RADM||23 June 1954 - November 1955|
|07||CAPT. Van Leunen Jr., Paul||November 1955 - October 1956|
|08||CAPT. Manning, Arthur Reberg||October 1956 - February 1958|
|09||CAPT. Brown, James Harvey||February 1958 - February 1959|
|10||CAPT. Bogley, John Albert||February 1959 - April 1960|
|11||CAPT. McKinney, William Russell :RADM||April 1960 - 27 October 1960|
|12||CAPT. Bowdey, George William||27 October 1960 - 28 March 1962|
|13||CAPT. Coleman, James Pagaud||28 March 1962 - 9 July 1963|
|14||CAPT. Weschler, Thomas Robert :VADM||9 July 1963 - 28 April 1964|
|15||CAPT. Flanagan, William Robert :RADM||28 April 1964 - 7 February 1965|
|16||CAPT. Juarez, Robert||7 February 1965 - 3 June 1966|
|17||CAPT. Davis, Donald Cooke (Red Dog) :ADM||3 June 1966 - 24 June 1967|
|18||CAPT. Gautier, Robert Henry||24 June 1967 - December 1968|
|19||CAPT. Davis, Jack Edward||December 1968 - 2 November 1969|
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