Shipmates Page 6
Bob Dowling and his gig
This is Bill Prentice on liberty at Waikiki Beach.
In the background over his right shoulder is the
Royal Hawaiian Hotel. I haven't been back to
Hawaii since 1955 but I am certain that whole
strip is now nothing but hotels
Bill Hagwood on the beach at Waikiki.
Bill Prentice took the picture.
This is a silhouette of Bill Hagwood with the
LST 1073 in the background.
Everett Jones HM1 First Class Corpsman
The LST 1073 is in the background.
Notice how calm the ocean is.
Everett Jones HM1
July 27th, 1953 the day that the Korean War
ended. Don was with the flag compliment,
John Nida, ??, ??