|G Company 253d Infantry Regiment at Cp Van Dorn,
MS 1944, Top row L-R: Elwood D Hawkins and T/Sgt
John Rendulick (KIA 8 Feb 45). Middle row: Harris and
T/Sgt Lloyd G Stitely. Miller in front.
|G Co 253d Infantry Regiment soldiers at Cp Van Dorn
MS 1944. First on the left is S/Sgt Marion G Schmidt.
Others not identified.
|Servicemen in New York City, November 1944. On the
left is S/Sgt Marion G Schmidt G Company 253d Infantry
|T/Sgt Eugene Yakas, F Company 254th
Infantry Regiment, Cp Van Dorn, MS 1944.
|Soldiers returning to the US- 1946. Pat
Patrizio, Hq 63d Inf Div is in there
|Richard R. Kretschmer, C Company 263d
Engr Bn and his wife Juanita. Then and
|L-R-Rear: Cole, Cronin, and Grover Von
Pentz. Front: Irvine Cherniocoff and John
Daukas- Med Det 863d FA Bn Cp VCan
Dorn MS 1944
|Charles W. Eubanks, B and C
Company 253d Inf Regt, Then and
|L-R: Elgin G Lemmon Sr, Stan Cuprisin and
Paul Fisher, B Btry 862d FA Bn, Cp Van
Dorn MS May 1944
|L-R: Pat Patrizio (Hq 63d Inf) Mrs Patrizio
and Arty Engler (63d Band) -mini reunion in
|The following photos were furnished by Sgt Bernie Marquis, 63rd Infantry Division
|Bazooka training.- Sid Adoff and Don Pablo, 63d Band,
Cp Van Dorn, MS 1944
|Sgt Bernie Marquis, 63d Band on board ship
in Marseille, France harbor waiting to sail for
|Sgt Bernie Marquis, 63d Band at Delta Base 1,
Marseille, France processing to return to US- 1945
|63d Band, Activation Day, Camp Blanding Fl 15 Jun 43
|63d Band on manuevers, Camp Van Dorn, MS 1944.
Dolan (back to camera), Bernie Marquis, W. O.
Pollakof and O'Bannon.
|63d Band members take a break from training in the "Nazi"
village, Cp Van Dorn, MS 1943
|63d Infantry Division Band, Cp Van Dorn, MS 1943. L-R Top Row: David Schwartz, William Roane, Thomas Curran, Arthur
Morales, Harold Gallaspy, Hoke, George Soper, Cecil Frye, Napier, Byron Bailey, Ben Leff, James Waldo, Haskill Taylor, Soloman
Jacobsen, Joseph Madera, Uchida, John Shaum, Mydlowsky and Robert Harbin. Center Row: WO Wright, Ward Rush, George
Nolte, Edwin Shanholtz, Bucalo, Edward Dolin, Sidney Adoff, Charles Blue, Michael Ratz, Louis Petrone, Max Cheikes, Charles
Jones, Irwin Rochlin, Clarence Franc, Joe Hilty, Don Pablo, Smith and Bernard Marquis. Bottom Row: Frank Musingo, Edward
Cooley, Leo Leick, Grilli, Ernest O'Bannon, Peter Tannenbaum, Raymond Harcksen, John Shideler, Miller, Charles Stutz, William
Card, George Marble, John Campbell, Clyde Baker, Richard Hunter, Alton Landers, John Bovell and Artie Engler.