In January 1944 she was commissioned. In Summer 1944 she arrived to Solomons. In September-October 1944 she strikes Peleliu and Angaur. In October-November 1944 she supported Philippines landing. On October 25th, 1944 she took part in the Battle for Leyte Gulf and her aircraft helped sink several Japanese ships. In December 1944 - January 1945 she supported Lingayen Gulf, Philippines landings. In March 1945 she strikes Ryukyu Islands. In April 1945 she supported operations against Okinawa. In May 1945 she sailed to Hawaii and to USA and returned to Pacific after the war ended. In the end of 1945 - early 1946 she transported veterans from Pacific to USA. In December 1946 she was decommissioned in the Atlantic Reserve Fleet. In June 1955 she was reclassified to CVHE-77. In May 1959 she was reclassified to AKV-27. In February 1960 she was sold for scraping.
Took part in wars:
Battle of Pacific Ocean (1941-1945)
Liberation of Philippines (1944-1945)
Battle of Okinawa (1945)
Allied Navy Aviation air raids on Japan (1944-1945)
Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger [ 5 ].