USS CORAL SEA / USS ANZIO CVE 57 BATTLE HISTORY CHART


FROM Till

OPERATION

FORCE

ACTION

43/12/28 43/12/29

P.H.

44/01/03 44/01/22

exercises off P.H.

44/01/22 44/02/07

Flint

52.9/CarDiv24

VC-33

44/02/24 44/02/29

Kwajalein area. sail to Eniwetok,

44/02/29 44/03/03

sail Eniwetok > P.H. with Corregidor, escorted by Taylor

44/03/11 44!03/21

sail P.H. > Tulagi

44/03/30

sail Tulagi > Emirau Is

44/04/01 44/04/11

36.3

Emirau landing direct support -VC-33

44/04/06

off Saipan

44/04/15 44104116

Port Purvis, Tulagi

44/04/16

sail Tulagi > New Guinea

44/04/19 44/05/05

Persec

78.21CarDiv24

VC.33

44/05/07

Seeadler Harbor -sail to Esp. Santo

44/05/10 44/06108

Esp. Santo. refit, engine repair

44/06/08 44/06128

Forage

52.11.2/CarDiv24

direct landing support

44/06/28 44/07/04

Forage

52.11.2/CarDiv24

Eniwetok

44/07/04 44/07/15

Forage

52.11.2/CarDiv24

direct landing support

44/07/15 44/07/23

Eniwetok .engines repair

44/07/23

Eniwetok- sail to P.H. for overhaul

44/07/25

Kwajalein -unload planes & ammunition

44/07/26

sail Kwajalein > P.H. > San Diego

44/09/15

renamed to CVE-57 Anzio to enable name for CVB-43 Coral Sea

44/09/16

San Diego. back from overhaul

44/10/08 44/10/16

exercises off P.H

44/10/16 44/10/2

30.7

sail P.H, > Eniwetok

44/10/27 44/11

King2

30.7

VC-82

44/11/04

King2

30.7

help damaged Reno

44/11/17

King2

30.7

VC.82 sinking/share(Lawrence C. Taylor) I-26 E of Samar (12-44N, 130-42E)

44/12/01 44/12/24

30.7/GF

land Mindoro

44/12/18

30.7/GF

damage(typhoon)

44/12/30 45/01/25

Mike1

30.8

45/02/10 45/03/08

Detach

50.7.1/UF

VC-82

45/02/26

Detach

50.7.1/UF

VC-82 sinking RO-43 50 nm WNW of Iwojima (24-07N, 140-19E)

45/02/26

Detach

50.7.1/UF

VC-82 sinking I-368 35 nm W of Iwojima (24-43N, 140-37E)

45/03/08 45/03/12

50.7.1/UF

sail Iwojima > San Pedro Bay, Leyte

45/03/12 45/031/21

San Pedro Bay, Leyte -upkeep

45/03/21 45/04/30

Iceber

52.1.1/ASW

VC-13

45/04/30

Iceber

52.1.1/ASW

off Okinawa -departed for Ulithi f0r rudder repair

45/05/? 45/05/?

Ulithi - rudder repairs

45/05/21 45/05/28

Iceber

52.1.1/ASW

45/05/28 45/06/17

Iceber

52.1.1/ASW

VC.82

45/05/30

Iceber

52.1.1/ASW

sinking 1-361 400 nm SE of Okinawa (22-22N, 134-09E)

45/06/17

Iceber

52.1.1/ASW

retired to Leyte for repairs

45/07/06 45/08/19

30.7

Raid Home Islands VC-13

45/07/16

30.7

VC-13 sinking/share(Lawrence C. Taylor) I-13 450 nm E of Yokohama (34-28N, 150-55E)


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