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In this view of the Officers' Club, VMB-613's squadron insignia can be clearly seen. The identity of the Marine that designed the insignia remained a mystery to most until his identity was discovered in...
Officers' Club interior
The Officers Club was located across Ocean Road from the VMB-613's compound. It was constructed by the squadron's officers with the main part, shown above, simply being a corrugated steel Quonset hut.
Officers' Club veranda
The VMB-613 Officers' Club was constructed overlooking the ocean and was across the road from the squadron compound.
Staff Sergeant Raymond G. Hirtzel and First Lieutenant Louis A.E. Larini in the Officers' Mess.
First Lieutenant Louis A. E. Larini with another four memebers of mess hall crew standing behind long tables pose in the officers’ mess with their hands crossing behind their back.
Staff Sergeant Gilbert M. Thomas, Captain Frederick H. Williams Jr., and Staff Sergeant Adrian A. Agdanoswki.
Ordinance bomb crew
Front Row (L-R) First Lieutenant James L.V. Newman, and Master Technical Sergeant Donald A. Johnson. Back Row (L-R) Staff Sergeant Earl D. Jones, Staff Sergeant Frank E. Acker, Staff Sergeant William T....
Front Row (L-R) Corporal Joseph Palamar, Unidentified, Private First Class Arthur P Hinterburg, Staff Sergeant Harold C. Reisman, Mascot "Foxhole", Unidentified, Corporal Maurice L. Pippin, and Corporal...
Front Row (L-R) Sergeant Kenneth E. Beahm, Master Technical Sergeant Charles E. Rice, Staff Sergeant Edwin S. Alling, Sergeant Lee J. Lowery, Sergeant Harry L. Jordan, Sergeant Albert J. Smith, and Staff...
Parachute riggers unpack and examine a parachute for defects and tears in the parachute loft prior to re-packing it.
VMB-613 parachute riggers re-packing a parachute following inspection and repair in the parachute loft.
Front Row (L-R) Corporal Dino J. Chaparas, and Staff Sergeant William A. Wills. Back Row(L-R) Sergeant Richard G. Sprague, First Lieutenant Jack M. Barton, and Technical Sergeant Levin L Jackson.
Sergeant Harold F. Riehle and Corporal Edmund E. Zitkus looking at drying photographs in a room.
(L-R) First Lieutenant Francis S. Manning, Master Technical Sergeant Clell Q. Thorpe, Corporal Edmund E. Zitkus, and Sergeant Harold F. Riehle.
Flight Surgeon, Lieutenant Commander James C. Scott performs a physical examination on a squadron member.
Squadron members enjoy a game of ping-pong in the Recreation Hall during their off-duty time.
Private First Class Richard G. Ryan Jr. at work in VMB-613's plumbing shop.
(L-R) Sergeant Roy R. Emmerling, First Lieutenant James F. Thomas, and Corporal James E. Horton.
VMB-613's police shed doubled as a laundry. Seen here, Sergeant Roy R. Emmerling and Corporal James E. Horton collect laundry from fellow squadron members.
Private First Class Frederick H. Hargraves.
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