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|Campaign and Dates|
|Western Caroline Islands, operation
Capture and occupation of southern Palau Islands, 6 September to 14 October 1944
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|232k||LCT(6)-1071, LCT(6)-1074 and LCT(6)-1292 and other LCTs moored at Mare Island Navy Yard, Vallejo, CA., 20 May 1944. This is a cropped image from a photo of USS Pensacola(CA-24) departing Mare Island, 20 May 1944.||Thomas Rickels for his father ENS. Gerald H. Rickels OinC LCT-1071|
|196k||LCT(6)-1292 broached on the busy red beach with a set of waves pounding her in further during the
invasion at Angaur in the Palaus in September 1944.
US National Archives Photo #80-G-284046, a US Navy photo now in the collection of the US National Archives in College Park, Maryland
|Officers in Charge|
|01||LTjg. Vail, M.W., USNR||11 May 1944 - ?|
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