In May 1944 she was commissioned. In Summer 1944 ferried aircraft and men to Pearl Harbor, Majuro, and Kwajalein. In November 1944 she escorted convoys in transit to the invasion to the Philippines. From the end 1944 to early 1945 she operated off Philippines. In February-March 1945 she supported landing at Iwo-Jima. In March-May 1945 she supported Okinawa landing. In July-August 1945 she operated in the East China Sea and strikes against Japanese targets on the Chinese coast. In September 1945 she supported occupation of Honshu. In the end of 1945 she transported American troops to return from China to USA. In April 1946 she was decommissioned, In January 1947 she was sold for scrap.
Took part in wars:
Battle of Pacific Ocean (1941-1945)
Liberation of Philippines (1944-1945)
Battle of Okinawa (1945)
Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger [ 6 ];
Grumman F4F Wildcat [ 7 ].