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Korean War Campaigns
|Campaign and Dates||Campaign and Dates|
|UN Summer-Fall Offensive
12 to 16 August 1951
31 August to 1 September 1951
26 September to 3 October 1951
4 to 6 and 19 to 27 October 1951
|Korean Defense Summer-Fall 1952
24 to 28 July 1952
11 to 13 September 1952
6 to 10 and 19 to 21 November 1952
|Second Korean Winter
28 November to 5 December 1951
8 to 11 and 16 to 19 January 1952
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|306k||Somerset (AK-212) and Sussex (AK-213), prior to
Navy acceptance, in the ice is at Leathem D. Smith Shipbuilding Co., Sturgeon Bay, WI., winter 1945.
Courtesy Door County Maritime Museum
|Julia Cosgrovve, courtesy|
|68k||USS Sussex (AK-213) at anchor, probably in San Francisco Bay, circa 1946.
Photo available for purchase from ©Nobe Smith, Atlantic Fleet Sales, Box 6202, Norfolk, VA 23508 All Rights Reserved
|Rob Wade for his grandfather W.R. Crickman GM3/c USS Sussex|
|88k||A barge loaded with bombs siting alongside USS Sussex (AK-213), 1952, location unknown. Photo by Harold Simpson, Gunners Mate, deceased USS Sussex||Rob Wade for his grandfather W.R. Crickman GM3/c USS Sussex|
|52k||USS Sussex (AK-213) gun crew (GM3 W.R. Crickman far right), 1952, Japan. Photo by Harold Simpson, Gunners Mate, deceased USS Sussex||Rob Wade for his grandfather W.R. Crickman GM3/c USS Sussex|
|128k||USS Sussex (AK-213) underway, location unknown, 27 March 1953.
US National Archives, RG-80-G, photo # 80-G-1078412 a US Navy photo now in the collections of the US National Archives, courtesy Shipscribe.com.
|105k||USS Sussex (AK-213) souvenir ashtray, 1951-52, Japan and Korea.||Tommy Trampp|
|02||LCDR. Hunter, John Lee, USN||27 May 1947 - 17 October 1947|
|03||LCDR. Carl, Edward Franklin, USN||17 October 1947 - 15 October 1948|
|04||CDR. Branch, Alvin Deon, USN (USNA 1951)||15 October 1948 - 25 July 1949|
|05||LCDR. Weiler, John Sanborn||25 July 1949 - August 1951|
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