USS Waxbill (AMS-39)


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Entry: 91146
Subject: BRONZE STAR MEDAL & COMBAT V

Thomas E. (T.E.) Moore wrote on May 6, 2015


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Service or Relationship: Other

Comments: Lt.(jg). Thomas R. Allen,USN, C O , USS Waxbill-AMS-39, was awarded the Bronze Star Medal
with Combat V, for heroic achievement or service during military operations against enemy forces.

Keywords: Korean War ----Bronze Star Medal with Combat V --- USS WAXBILL-AMS-39 --- The Ship
Swept Both Korean Coasts For Enemy Mines And Swept Over 40 Enemy Mines ---
6- Korean War Battle Stars.



Entry: 56702
Subject: USS WAXBILL (AMS 39) 1954-1956

Joseph Friend wrote on April 16, 2006


City and State: COLUMBIA MD

Unit: USN RETIRED

Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran

Comments:

Keywords: USS Waxbill (AMS 39) becme AMCU 50 Became MHC 50. Converted to MHC 50 [Mine Hunter Coastal] at Yokosuka Naval Shipyard Japan in 1955 slated to be assigned to Subic Bay was reassigned to 12th Naval District in 55 forces realignment.



Entry: 30374
Subject: USS WAXBILL AMS39

Charles Gamble wrote on December 13, 2002

Email Update Needed



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Service or Relationship: Navy Veteran - Korea

Comments: Looking for Capt. Crozier or any info about him Thanks for your help.

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Entry: 16556
Subject: USS WAXBILL AMS39

Albert Sullivan wrote on May 14, 2001


City and State: CHARLOTTE NC

Unit:

Service or Relationship: -

Comments:

LOOKING FOR THE CREW OF THE USS WAXBILL AMS39 1952- 1956

Keywords: Joesph Francis Friend---- Where are you?







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