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|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
Capture and occupation of Saipan, 15 June to 20 July 1944
Lingayen Gulf landings, 9 January 1945
|Capture and occupation of Tinian, 24 to 28 July 1944||Okinawa Gunto operation
Assault and occupation of Okinawa Gunto, 2 to 10 May 1945
|Western Caroline Islands operation
Capture and occupation of southern Palau Islands, 6 September to 14 October 1944
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|44k||One of USS LST-487's LCVPs transporting battle casualties from shore to ship, date and location unknown.||Don Hardesty Curator of Artifacts LST 325|
|74k||USS LST-487 underway with a deck load of lumber, date and location unknown.||Don Hardesty Curator of Artifacts LST 325|
|28k||USS LST-487 at Saipan, date unknown.||Don Hardesty Curator of Artifacts LST 325|
|30k||USS LST-487 at Saipan, date unknown.||Don Hardesty Curator of Artifacts LST 325|
|109k||USS LST-487 "Swim Call", date and location unknown.||Don Hardesty Curator of Artifacts LST 325|
|34k||USS LST-487 beached at Tarawa, Gilbert Islands, date unknown.||Don Hardesty Curator of Artifacts LST 325|
|75k||Aft port quarter view of USS LST-487 off Mare Island, 14 August 1945. USS LST-487 was under repair at the Navy Yard Mare Island from 23 June to 20 August 1945.
Navy Yard Mare Island photo # 5950-8-45, 8/14/45.
|69k||Forward port quarter view of USS LST-487 off Mare Island, 14 August 1945.
Navy Yard Mare Island photo # 5952-8-45, 8/14/45.
|199k||USS LST-487 is aft of USS LST-478 at Navy Yard Mare Island, 17 August 1945. Beyond the causeway is
YHB-2 (Port of Stockton) and the never to be completed Destroyer Escorts;
Ely (DE-309) and
Delbert W. Halsey (DE-310).
Navy Yard Mare Island photo # 6007-8-45 8/17/45.
|93k||USS LST-487 at Pearl Harbor, 7 through 9 September 1945.||Courtesy © The Joseph Kundrick Jr. Family|
|62k||USS LST-487 underway, enroute from Eniwetok Atoll to Tokyo, October 1945.||Courtesy © The Joseph Kundrick Jr. Family|
|01||LT. Freeman, Martin Benjamin, USNR||27 April 1943 - 11 May 1944|
|02||LT. Gose, Jesse E., USN||11 May 1944 - March 1945|
|03||LT. Beebe, H. P., USNR||March 1945 - June 1945|
|04||LT. Rutledge, F. B., USNR||June 1945 - September1945|
|01||LTjg. Morse, D. H., USNR||September 1945 - 15 March 1946|
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