She was commissioned in end of December 1943. In February 1944 flew 84 replacement planes to the carrier Enterprise in the Marshalls. In June 1944 she support to the initial landings of Marines on Saipan. In July 1944 she made close ground support operations at Tinian. Until August 11th, 1944 she made close ground support operations at Guam. In September 1944 she took part in the Invasion of the Philippines. On October 25th, 1944 during the Battle off Samar she was damaged by Japanese Fleet and sank.
Took part in wars:
Battle of Pacific Ocean (1941-1945)
Liberation of Philippines (1944-1945)
Grumman TBF/TBM Avenger [ 3 4 ];
Grumman F4F Wildcat [ 6 ].