Dates and deployments of the USS CAVALIER

 

Additional historic data mailed for publishing  from Ralph Hall,

Thanks Ralph, just what is needed for a quick reminder of so

Many places our ship had been,  I would be curious though as

To the numbers of nautical miles this fine old ship sailed?

 

1943 - 19 JULY - ACCEPTED AND COMMISSIONED AT SAN FRANCISCO.

1943 - 24 JULY - REPORTED FOR DUTY "NTS"

1943 - 22 AUGUST - INTO EAST COAST CONVERSION YARD - TO BE RELIEF AGC & TRANSPORT SQUADRON SHIP.                      BALTIMORE, MD.

1944 - 15 JANUARY RECOMMISSIONED.

1944 - 2 MARCH - REPORTING TO CINCPACFLT

1944 - USCG SERVICE - 1 JUNE - KWAJALAIN ATOLL & MARIANAS ISLANDS

1944 - 9-11 JUNE - MARSHALL ISLANDS

1944 - 16 JUNE - SAIPAN

1944 - 20 JULY - TINIAN & MARIANAS ISLANDS

1944 - 15 SEPT TO 3 OCT - SEEDLER HARBOR, MANUS, ADMIRALTY ISLAND

1944 - 14 OCT - LEYTE LANDINGS, P.I.

1944 - NOVEMBER - NEW GUINEA, LEYTE & MANUS ISLAND

1944 - 30 NOV. - NEW GUINEA

1944 - 28 DEC. - LUZON ISLAND, P.I.

1945 - 13 JAN. - LEYTE, P.I.

1945 - 30 JANUARY AT 0133 - TORPEDOED PORTSIDE AFT OF HOLD #5.

1945 - 10 JULY - NAVY YARD, PEARL - REPAIRS TO BE COMPLETED ABOUT THIS DATE.

1945 - 29 SEPT TO 13 FEB 1946 - ASSIGNED FOR MAGIC CARPET.  FERRIED U.S. TROOPS FROM P.I., GUAM,

          ENIWETOK, KWAJALEIN & MARSHAL ISLAND TO SAN FRANCISCO.

1946 - 1 MARCH - ASSIGNED TO PHIBPAC

1946 - ABOUT 16 APRIL - U.S. NAVY SERVICE

1946 - 5 MAY FAR EAST - SHANGHAI, CHINA

       TO

1947 - 7 APRIL - STATION SHIP IN CHINA

1948 - 25 MARCH - FAR EAST TOUR - TSINGTAO BASED IN CHINA

1948 - 29 DEC. - RETURNED TO LONG BEACH

1949 - 16 MARCH TO 23 APRIL - GUAM AND SAN DIEGO

1950 - 15 JAN. TO 11 FEB. TO GUAM THEN SAN DIEGO

1950 - 3 APRIL TO FAR EAST.

1950 - 15 JULY AMPHIBIOUS OPS IN KOREA

1950 - 3 SEPT TO 29 OCT - KOREAN OPS

1950 - 1-24 NOV - TO SAN DIEGO

1951 - 14 JULY - FAR EAST, JAPAN, KOREA

1952 - 23 APRIL - TO SAN DIEGO

1953 - 29 JULY - FAR EAST OPS.

1953 - 30 SEPT - ENSIGN RALPH N. HALL REPORTED ON BOARD.

1954 - 4-23 APRIL - TO LONG BEACH

1956 - 11 JAN - TO FAR EAST

1956 - JUNE - LTJG HALL & LTJG RYAN RELEASED FROM CAVALIER IN YOKOSUKA, JAPAN.

1956 - 13 SEPT TO 4 OCT. - TO LONG BEACH

1958 - FEB. TO WEST PAC

1958 - JUNE TO U.S.A.

1959 - 10 FEB - TO WEST PAC

1959 - 13 JUNE - ARRIVED LONG BEACH

1960 - 16 FEB. - FIVE MONTHS IN WEST PAC

1960 - 25 JULY ARRIVED U.S.A.

1961 - 19 JUN - TO WEST PAC

1961 - SUMMER/FALL - TYPHOON NANCY

1961 - DEC. - ARRIVED U.S.A.

1962 - 16 OCT. - TO SEVENTH FLEET

1963 - 30 APRIL - ARRIVED SAN DIEGO

1964 - 18 JUNE - TO PEARL, P.I., OKINAWA, & READY SHIP AT VIETNAM.

1964 - 18 DEC. - ARRIVED SAN DIEGO.

1966 - 11 FEB. - TO SEVENTH FLEET & VIETNAM.

1966 - 10 SEPT - ARRIVED SAN DIEGO

1967 - 18 OCT. - TO FAR EAST

1968 - 15 JUNE - ARRIVED SAN DIEGO FOR DEACTIVATION.

1968 - 30 SEPT - DECOMMISSIONED AT SAN DIEGO

1969 - 15 SEPT - SCRAPPED & SOLD TO LEVIN METALS CORP.