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Navy Occupation Service Medal
|27 September to 1 October 1945|
|21 October to 11 November 1945|
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|116k||USS Troilus (AKA-46) launching at Welsh-Kaiser Co. Inc., Shipbuilding Division, Providence, R.I., 11 May 1945.Welsh-Kaiser Co. photo number V11||Thomas Weaver USMC|
|83k||USS Troilus (AKA-46) Commanding Officer LCDR Nathan MacKenzie's message to his crew at commissioning, 5 June 1945.||David Brown for his father Jack C. Brown USS Troilus|
|62k||USS Troilus (AKA-46) list of officers attached at commissioning, 5 June 1945.||David Brown for his father Jack C. Brown USS Troilus|
|79k||USS Troilus (AKA-46) underway, date and location unknown.||David Brown for his father Jack C. Brown USS Troilus|
|162k||USS Troilus (AKA-46) probably in San Francisco Bay, CA., with passengers from Okinawa on board, while taking part in Operation
"Magic Carpet", 29 November 1945. Note: her decks are crowded with men.
Original source photo for US Naval History and Heritage Command photo # NH 80013
|1086k||USS Troilus (AKA-46) moored at Pearl Harbor, circa 16 to 23 January 1946.
Also present are:
USS Bennington (CV-20) moored across the channel at NAS Ford Island,
USS Troilus (AKA-46) moored astern of,
USS Cape Gloucester (CVE-109),
USS LST-1079 moored astern of
USS Terror (CM-5),
USS LST-459 with LCT-1015 secured to her main deck, astern of
Moored forward of LST-863 are an unidentified Minesweeper and two Rescue and Salvage ships
The next pier has two unidentified ships, possibly AKs the Survey Ship USS Sumner (AGS-5), and two unidentified Minesweepers
USS LST-737 moored astern of
USS LST-45 moored astern of numerous Minesweepers and possibly
USS Shipley Bay (CVE-85)
US Navy photo BUAer photo # 496019 from "CINCPAC, Released 23 January 1946.
|01||LCDR. McKenzie, Nathan USNR||5 June 1945 - 2 February 1946|
|02||CDR. Close, Robert Hamilton USN (USNA 1934)||2 February 1946 - 14 June 1946|
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