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Europe-Africa-Middle East Campaign
|Campaign and Dates|
|Invasion of southern France 15 August to 10 September 1944|
Korean War Campaigns
|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|Second Korean Winter
4 February to 1 March 1952
20 March to 1 April 1952
|Korean Defense Summer-Fall 1952
9 to 30 June 1952
31 July to 24 August 19542
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| USS LST-692
|253k||USS LST-692 at anchor, date and location unknown. Note LCT-764 loaded on her main deck.||Joe Weber for his grandfather Erhardt R. Weber SC2/c USS LST-692|
|282k||LST's loading for the Invasion of Southern France at Nisida, Italy, 9 August 1944, just prior to the Southern France Operation. Ships present include (left to right):
USS LST-655. Note barrage balloons overhead.
US National Archives Photo # 80-G-258038, a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US National Archives.
|US Naval History and Heritage Command|
|18k||USS LST-692 unloading cargo across the beach, date and location unknown.||LST Home Port|
|107k||USS LST-692 beached, in either southern France, Italy, or North Africa, date unknown.||Sue Bolen|
|58k||USS LST-692 at right, and USS LST-762 at left, beached at Marine Beach, San Diego - Coronado Strand, 17 June 1951.||LCDR. William B. Marty USN CO USS LST-762|
|57k||USS LST-692 at right, and USS LST-762 at left, beached at Marine Beach, San Diego - Coronado Strand, 17 June 1951.||LCDR. William B. Marty USN CO USS LST-762|
|70k||USS LST-692 underway off Point Loma, San Diego, CA., February 1953||LCDR Bill Marty LST Div.Twelve embarked in USS Daviess County|
| USNS Daviess County (T-LST-692)
|137k||USNS Daviess County (T-LST-692) moored at the Chu Lai sand ramp as Seabees pour concrete, circa 1968.
US Navy photo from "All Hands" magazine November 1964
|Joe Radigan MACM USN Ret|
| BRP Benguet (LT-507)
|66k||Ex-USS LST-692 in Philippines naval service as BRP Benguet (LT-507) at A.G. & P. Shipyard, Bauan, Batangas Island, Philippine Islands, 30 July 1991.||Edison Sy|
|146k||BRP Benguet (LT-507) at Keppel Batangas Shipyard, in Bauan, Batangas Island, Philippine Islands in 2000||Edison Sy|
|3057k||BRP Benguet (LT-507) moored pierside Zamboanga Pier, City of Zamboanga, Island of Mindanao, Republic of the Philippines, 19 January 2009.|
|2114k||BRP Benguet (LT-507) moored pierside at Colorado Shipyard Cebu, Republic of the Philippines, 19 April 2015.
Photo by Mike Baylon with permission.
|156k||One of ex-BRP Benguet (LT-507)'s LCVPs filled with scrap from the ship at a scrapping facility in the Philippines, July 2017.||Edison Sy|
|BRP Benguet (LT-507) at Colorado Shipyard, Cebu Island, Republic of the Philippines, circa April-May, 2015.
Photos by William B. Marty Jr.
|01||LT. Carolthers, Robert B. USNR||10 May 1944 - 31 August 1945|
|02||LTjg. Chatelain, Gurley Paul, USN||31 August 1945 - March 1946|
|03||LTjg. Lowenstein, W. M., USNR||March 1946 - June 1946|
|04||LT. Muenster, William R., USNR||June 1946 - 1 July 1946|
|Decommissioned||1 July 1946 - 1951|
|06||LT. Remick, William Chadbourne||1952|
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