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|Campaigns and Dates||Campaigns and Dates|
|New Georgia Group operations
New Georgia-Rendova-Vangunu occupation, 1 to 4 July 1943
Vella Level occupation, 15 August 1943
|Treasury Island-Bougainville operation
Treasury Island landing, 27 October 1943
Occupation and defense of Cape Torokina, 3 and 4 December 1943
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|514k||USS LCI(L)-24, USS LCI(L)-222, USS LCI(L)-334 and USS LST-485 load New Zealand troops of the 3rd Division Brigade, 25 October 1943, for a landing at Mono Island in the Treasury Island Group.||Jerry Gilmartin MMC(SW) USN Ret. Secretary AFMM LCI 713, Curator PT-658 Save the PT Boat Inc, courtesy Dennis Blocker LCI National Association Historian|
|499k||USS LCI(L)-222 beached at Mono Island after disembarking her New Zealand troop, 27 October 1943.||Jerry Gilmartin MMC(SW) USN Ret. Secretary AFMM LCI 713, Curator PT-658 Save the PT Boat Inc, courtesy Dennis Blocker LCI National Association Historian|
|66k||USS LCI(L)-222 beached, date and location unknown.
US Navy photo from the collections of the US National Archives. Courtesy ©Historylink101.com
|35k||USS LCI(L)-222 moving into her assigned berth between two net tenders, date and location unknown.||Robert Morrissey|
|292k||USS LCI(L)-222 beached at Florida Island, B.S.I, 30 April 1944, for memorial plaque dedication ceremonies which were
held at Lyons Point. The name, Iron Bottom Sound, was derived from the large numbers of ships sunk in the early days of the Solomons campaigns.
US National Archives photo # 80-G-240319.
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