Lieutenant General Holland Smith, Brigadier General Graves Erskine, and other US Marine officers, Saipan, Mariana Islands, Jun 1944

Caption   Lieutenant General Holland Smith, Brigadier General Graves Erskine, and other US Marine officers, Saipan, Mariana Islands, Jun 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States Marine Corps
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Mariana Islands Campaign and the Great Turkey Shoot   Main article  Photos  Maps  
Holland Smith   Main article  Photos  
Graves Erskine   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day 20 Jun 1944
Photos at Same Place Saipan, Mariana Islands
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 21 Aug 2014

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1. Gary O'Day says:
24 Apr 2015 09:44:35 PM

It is believed by me and my brother that the Marine in the foreground, sitting and apparently exhausted, is our dad, Sgt Buckley E. O'Day, Sr.
I would really like to get a good copy of this picture.
2. Lee W. says:
27 Aug 2018 08:34:21 PM

LOVE THIS PHOTO! Holland Smith sitting there in his t-shirt, tattooed arms exposed. Every photo of Patton I’ve seen has him dressed up like he’s going to lead the VFW parade. What a contrast.

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