When the volcano island was secure, Kendall C.
Post-war decommissioning[ edit ] Kendall C. On 15 January she was struck from the Navy Listand, on 15 Januaryshe was sold for scrapping.
Campbell put into Ulithi to prepare for the Okinawa invasion. Supporting Okinawa operations[ edit ] The destroyer escort sailed 21 March accompanying escort carriers as they unleashed air escort kendall in the pre-invasion strikes against Japanese positions on Okinawa. Supporting Philippine operations[ edit ] Anxiously awaiting her first escort kendall encounter, Campbell put to sea 1 Januaryand sortied with the Luzon Attack Force for the invasion of Lingayen Gulf.
Esocrt the American assault forces hit the beach 1 April, Kendall C. Campbell stood by until the island was free of enemy resistance and offered all possible support to the successful campaign.
She returned to Ulithi 5 February for a short overhaul period, departing 2 weeks later for kkendall escort duty during the occupation of Iwo Jima. Campbell departed New York 20 August for shakedown exercises off Bermuda.
She was berthed esfort Stockton, California. In early August she searched for Japanese submarines southeast of Okinawa Gunto and was on this mission when the fighting ended.
The destroyer escort was ased to hunter-killer operations out of Hawaii with Corregidor and performed this duty until she sailed for Ulithi 24 November.