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Task Group       Operations Date
                                                                                                             
      1944
       
TG 22.7   Dep Norfolk, VA for Bermuda 01 Dec
    Arrv Port Royal Bay, Bermuda 4 Dec
    Dep Bermuda for Mayport, FL (for ASW exercises)  6 Dec
    Arrv Port Royal Bay, Bermuda (for replenisment) 11 Dec
    Dep Bermuda for Mayport, FL 11 Dec
    Arr Mayport (for general upkeep) 15 Dec
       
Units: USS Guadalcanal, VC-19, USS Pillsbury, USS Chatelain, USS Pope, USS Flaherty, USS Neunzer, USS Frederick C. Davis, Escort Division 4 embarked Pillsbury
 
Note: On 14 December USS Pope, Flaherty, and Frederick C. Davis left formation to proceed and report to Commander Task Group 23.2 at Miami (for ASW training). On 15 December, VC-19 flew off for shore basing at NAAS Mayport FL
       

TG 22.7

  Dep Mayport (for carrier qualifications off Mayport) 18 Dec
    Arrv Mayport (for general upkeep) 26 Dec
    Dep Mayport (for carrier qualifications off Mayport) 3 Jan
    Arrv Mayport (for general upkeep) 14 Jan
    Dep Mayport (for carrier qualifications off Mayport) 18 Jan
    Arrv St John's Bar Cut (to offload wrecked planes and embark VC-19) 20 Jan
 
Units: USS Guadalcanal, USS Pillsbury, USS Chatelain, USS Neunzer, Escort Division 4 embarked Pillsbury
 
ENS W. T. Ships making the 1,700th landing aboard USS Guadalcanal during carrier qualifications, 15 January 1944
 
CAPT B. J. McCaffree presenting Letters of Commendation to men aboard USS Guadalcanal, B. J. Locken, CEM, 22 January 1945