Good morning, and hello again, Mickey Beard !
The reason for my addition of the (???) is that we may have mixed apples and oranges here.
The 7th ID included three Infantry Regiments, 17th, 32nd and
The division departed San Francisco P/E, 24 Apr 43;
assaulted Attu Island, Alutians, 11 May 43;
remained there until arrival Hawaii, 15 Sep 43;
invaded Kwajalein Atoll, 31 Jan 44;
arrived back in Hawaii, 15 Feb 44;
assaulted Leyte, Philipines, 20 Oct 44;
assaulted Okinawa, 1 Apr 45;
moved to Korea, 8 Sep 45;
remained there throuhout 1946.
There is a sailing listed from SF P/E, 13 Apr 43,
USS RICHARD MARCH HOE, arrived Attu Is., 11 May 43.
Its manifest included:
1st BN, 32nd IR, 7th ID.
(To be found at Troop Ship Crossings)
Location at war's end, 15 Aug 45, Oknawa.
Meantime, back at the ranch...
CA Natl. Guard unit;
inducted into federal service, 3 Mar 41, at Oakland, CA;
intially assigned to 40th ID, from 3 Mar 41;
thence assigned to 7th ID, 29 Sep 43;
departed SF P/E, 25 Jun 43;
landed on Attu Island, 9 Jul 43;
relieved 17th IR, asthe garrison force;
relieved from 7th ID, 23 Aug 43;
departed Attu Island, 9 Aug44;
arvd. Seattle P/E, 20 Aug 44;
relocated to Camp Swift, TX, 28 Aug 44;
staged at Camp Kilmer, NJ, from 27 Feb 45;l
dptd. NY P/E, 7 Mar 45;
arvd. France-ETO, 18 Mar 45, and attached to 106th ID
throughout its European service;
entered Germany, 25 Apr 45;
returned to NY P/E, 4 Nov 45;
inactivated at Camp Shanks, NY, same day.
Location at war's end, 15 Aug 45, Namedy, Germany.
Hope this helps, Mickey !