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|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|Bismarck Archipelago operation
Cape Gloucester, New Britain, 25 to 30 December 1943, 15 to 18 January
28 January to 1 February, 7 to 10, 19 to 23, 26 to 29 February 1944
Admiralty Islands landing, 11 February and 28 March to 1 April 1944
Leyte landings, 13 to 27 October and 5 to 18 November 1944
|Eastern New Guinea operation
Saidor occupation, 20 to 22 January and 12 to 14 February 1944
Lingayen Gulf landings, 4 to 17 January 1945
|Hollandia operation, 21 to 27 April and 1 to 7 May 1944||Consolidation and capture of the Southern Philippines;
Mindanao Island landings, 10 to 11 March 1945
|Western New Guinea operations
Toem-Wakde-Sarmi area operation, 18 to 20 and 23 to 25 May 1944
Biak Island operation, 6 to 20 and 12 to 16 June 1944
Noemfoor Island operation, 2 to 7 and 9 to 14 July 1944
Cape Sansapor operation, 30 July, 2, and 4 to 10 August 1944
Morotai landings, 15 September 1944
Balikpapan operation, 3 to 7 July 1945
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|104k||USS LST-66 disembarks troops during the invasion of Cape Gloucester, circa December 1943-February 1944.
US Coast Guard photo # 3406 from the collections of the US Coast Guard's Historians Office.
|104k||USS LST-66 disembarking troops near Hollandia, circa April-May 1944.
US Coast Guard photo # 2184 from the collections of the US Coast Guard's Historians Office.
|169k||USS LST-66 launching tanks during the Cape Sansapor operation, 30 July, 2, and 4 to 10 August 1944. These tanks are being launched off of Middleburg Island. Photograph is believed to be at the beginning of the operations.||Personal collection of Jeffrey Baird|
|364k||USS LST-66 unloading troops and supplies during the Cape Sansapor operation, 30 July, 2, and 4 to 10 August 1944. She is in Slot 8 (right) at Red Beach, which was at Mar. Photograph is believed to be at the beginning of the operations.||Personal collection of Jeffrey Baird|
|87k||USS LST-66, far right and USS LST-67 disembark M4 Sherman tanks and other vehicles during the Western New Guinea operation, Invasion of Noemfoor Island in July 1944.
US Coast Guard photo No. 2642 from the US Coast Guard Historian's Office.
|Don Leal USS LST 67 & USS LST 19|
|79k||From left to right USS LST-67, USS LST-66, USS LST-18, USS LST-245, and USS LST-202 landing troops and material, on the beach at Leyte, P.I., D-Day 20 October 1944.
from the US Coast Guard Magazine "The Coast Guard and the Pacific War".
|Don Leal USS LST 67 & USS LST 19|
|17k||USS LST-66 on the beach during the invasion of Leyte||Peter M. Chase PHM 2/c USCGR USS LST-66|
|19k||USS LST-66 on the beach at Leyte loading battle casualties||Peter M. Chase PHM 2/c USCGR USS LST-66|
|19k||USS LST-66 approaching the beach during the invasion of Zamboanga||Peter M. Chase PHM 2/c USCGR USS LST-66|
|43k||Water color of USS LST-66 beached artist, location and date unknown.||Peter M. Chase PHM 2/c USCGR USS LST-66|
|88k||USS LST-66 at anchor in San Francisco Bay, circa 1945-46.
US Navy photo # NH 82165-A from the collections of the US Naval Historical Center, courtesy of J.A. Casoly.
|01||LCDR. White, Howard E., USCG||12 April 1943 - January 1944|
|02||LTjg. McGowan, William H., USCG||January 1944 - 1 November 1944|
|03||LTjg. Reed, B. C., USCG||1 November 1944 - 1945|
|04||LT. Holbert, Wendell J., USCG||1945 - 15 September 1945|
|05||LT. Wagley, George Z., USCG||15 September 1945 - 28 September 1945|
|06||LT. Howard, Kenneth P., USCGR||28 September 1945 - 26 March 1946|
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