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|Campaign and Dates|
|Iwo Jima operation
Assault and occupation of Iwo Jima, 19 February 16 March 1945
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|52k||USS LSM-206 side launching at Dravo Corporation, Wilmington, DE., 22 April 1944.||USS LSM / LSMR Association|
|386k||Commemorative envelope issued for the launching USS LSM-206 at Dravo Corporation, Wilmington, DE., 22 April 1944.||Richard Hoffner and Greg Ciesielski Assistant Curator, Naval Cover Museum|
|128k||USS LSM-145, USS LSM-206 and USS LSM-126 dash for the beach at Iwo Jima on H-Hour, 19 February 1945. The LSMs were landing the 5th Marine Amphibious Corps. Note Mount Suribachi in the background.
|79k||USS LSM-206 beached at Iwo Jima, 19 February 1945, while landing the elements of the 4th Marine Division, 5th
Marine Amphibious Corps. "Pinned Down. 4th Division Marines are briefly pinned down by enemy fire as they hit the beach at Iwo Jima on D-Day. Making their fourth
amphibious assault in thirteen months, the veteran fighters are preparing to secure the right flank of the initial beachhead."
US Marine Corps Headquarters Photo No. 110,108.
|Caption - David Upton, Photo - James Tusing
Photo - Brian Miller
|76k||USS LSM-206 nested with six additional LSMs, date and location unknown.||USS LSM / LSMR Association|
|74k||USS LSM-206 alongside USS Newberry (APA-158) while evacuating wounded Marines at Iwo Jima, between 17 and 27 February 1945.||Harold Jacobs and the USS LSM / LSMR Association|
|64k||USS LSM-206 underway, date and location unknown.||USS LSM / LSMR Association|
|51k||USS LSM-206 steaming outbound in San Francisco Bay toward the Golden Gate, in 1946.||Submitted by Roald Lokken for his father, Sigurd T. Lokken, (1926-1991), Petty Officer 2nd Class, Radio Electrician USS LSM-206|
|113k||USS LSM-206 in San Francisco Bay after passing under the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in 1946||Submitted by Roald Lokken for his father, Sigurd T. Lokken, (1926-1991), Petty Officer 2nd Class, Radio Electrician USS LSM-206|
|54k||USS LSM-206 underway in San Francisco Bay, 1945-46.
US Navy photo # NH 79860 from the collections of the US Naval Historical Center, courtesy, D.M. McPherson, 1974.
|USS LSM / LSMR Association|
|347k||"Leapin Lena" adorns the conning tower USS LSM-206. Photo was taken while the ship was in San Francisco Bay, 1945-46.||Roald Lokken for his father, Sigurd T. Lokken, (1926-1991), Petty Officer 2nd Class, Radio Electrician USS LSM-206.|
|01||LT. Mackenzie, Gordon C., USNR||29 May 1944 - September 1945|
|02||LTjg. Hanlon, Paul D., USNR||September 1945 - March 1946|
|03||LTjg. Crosetti, Lawrence P., USNR||March 1946 - June 1946|
|04||LT. Stanko, John, USN (USNA 1944)||June 1946 - December 1946|
|051||LTjg. Scherrer, Robert Aloysius, USN (USNA 1945)||December 1946 - 29 July 1947|
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