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United States Marine Corps Captain (CPT) Floyd C. Kirkpatrick.  Shown here beside his F4U Corsair, on Okinawa.  Official Portrait

United States Marine Corps Captain (CPT) Floyd C. Kirkpatrick. Shown ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The Fleet That Came To Stay

The Fleet That Came To Stay

ARC Identifier 13113 / Local Identifier 80-MN-5802 - Department of the Navy. Office of the Chief of Naval Operations. Naval Observatory. (1942 - 09/18/1947) - 1945 - Shows the role of Task Force 58 in the battl... more

7th Infantry Division

7th Infantry Division

ARC Identifier 2569491 / Local Identifier 111-TV-221. Tells the story of how the soldiers of the 7th Infantry Division brought the war to the front door of Japan. Scenes show how the fighting men of the "Hour G... more

World War II (WWII) era photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) First Lieutenant (1LT) Williams L. Hood, standing on the wing of a US Navy (USN) F4U"CORSAIR"aircraft at Okinawa, Japan, 1945. 1LT Hood is an Ace Pilot credited with 5 kills.  (Exact date shot unknown)

World War II (WWII) era photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) First Lie...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Beall, Usmc Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

"B" Co., 1st Bn., Move up to Reinforce "A" Co.  Okinawa, Bob Bailey

"B" Co., 1st Bn., Move up to Reinforce "A" Co. Okinawa, Bob Bailey

General Photograph File of the U.S. Marine Corps

Marines Pinned Down By Japanese Fire

Marines Pinned Down By Japanese Fire

Original Caption: MARINES PINNED DOWN BY JAP FIRE—Men of the First Marine Division keep close to the ground while under heavy Jap mortar and machine gun fire on the crest of newly won hill bounding "Awacha Pock... more

Treasure House of Oriental Literature

Treasure House of Oriental Literature

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Distribution Center: USIS - Okinawa Post: RPC - Manila Propaganda Posters Distributed in Asia, Latin America and the Middle East

Okinawa: Bastion in the Pacific

Okinawa: Bastion in the Pacific

ARC Identifier 2569688 / Local Identifier 111-TV-423. "You are the first soldiers of the new German Army. The German people now belong to a partnership of the free nations of the world. Without this mutual coop... more

AS07-07-1831 - Apollo 7 - Apollo 7 Mission, Okinawa

AS07-07-1831 - Apollo 7 - Apollo 7 Mission, Okinawa

The original database describes this as: Description: Apollo 7,Okinawa,Island of Arueri Gunto. Low oblique. Cloud Cover 31%. Altitude: 93 miles. Latitude: 26 degrees 28' North,Longitude: 128 degrees 24' East. ... more

SSGT David Brandonberg of the 33rd Air Rescue Squadron, Kadena Air Base, Japan, prepares a flare for a routine practice flare drop from an HH-53 Jolly Green giant helicopter

SSGT David Brandonberg of the 33rd Air Rescue Squadron, Kadena Air Bas...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: China Sea, Southwest State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Robert Kay Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mili... more

A ground crewman directs an RF-4C Phantom II aircraft into a parking spot while on a rest stop during Operation Coronet Hook, the redeployment of 22 F-4 and RF-4C Phantom II aircraft from Udorn Royal Thai Air Force Base, Thailand, and Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, to the United States because of a reduction in forces

A ground crewman directs an RF-4C Phantom II aircraft into a parking s...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: CORONET HOOK Base: Hickam Air Force Base State: Hawaii (HI) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: U... more

The pharmacy storage and supply area at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The pharmacy storage and supply area at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp K...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The primary ambulance, equipped with litters, emergency ambulance bag, radio, oxygen, oxygen masks, suction machine and OB pack, at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The primary ambulance, equipped with litters, emergency ambulance bag,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The inpatient pharmacy manufacturing area where prescriptions are filled for wards and clinics at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The inpatient pharmacy manufacturing area where prescriptions are fill...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The autoclave room in the Centralized Material Section, where specific items are loaded into an autoclave for sterilization at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The autoclave room in the Centralized Material Section, where specific...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

An aerial view of the east side of the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An aerial view of the east side of the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The Medical Memorial Chapel on the second floor if the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The Medical Memorial Chapel on the second floor if the U.S. Army Hospi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

A staff nurse on duty checks to see how a patient is feeling at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

A staff nurse on duty checks to see how a patient is feeling at the U....

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An aerial view of the north side of the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae, showing the helipad

An aerial view of the north side of the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The Red Cross lounge for patients at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The Red Cross lounge for patients at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The main trauma room, which is used for major suturing, minor surgery, dressing changes and initial treatment of minor to major trauma at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The main trauma room, which is used for major suturing, minor surgery,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An orthopedics AN orthopedics technician repairs a Milwaukee brace, which is used in the treatment of scoliosis, in the brace shop at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An orthopedics AN orthopedics technician repairs a Milwaukee brace, wh...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

A patient undergoes a brain scan on the Scintillation camera to detect a tumor, blood flow and placement, abscesses, etc., in the Radio Isotope Clinic at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

A patient undergoes a brain scan on the Scintillation camera to detect...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

An aerial view of the south side of the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An aerial view of the south side of the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

An orthopedics specialist places scaphoid arch pads in the shoes of an infant in the brace shop at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An orthopedics specialist places scaphoid arch pads in the shoes of an...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The Centralized Materials Section work area where instruments, solution bowls, dressing sets and linen are prepared for steam sterilization at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The Centralized Materials Section work area where instruments, solutio...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

An EKG technician prepares and takes readings of a patient on the composite electrocardiograph in the EKG Clinic, U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An EKG technician prepares and takes readings of a patient on the comp...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A team of doctors uses a view box to look at the X-rays of a patient in the Radiology Clinic at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

A team of doctors uses a view box to look at the X-rays of a patient i...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The cardiac arrest room, where the Cardiac Arrest Life Pack II is used to monitor heart beats at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The cardiac arrest room, where the Cardiac Arrest Life Pack II is used...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The primary ambulance, equipped with litters, emergency ambulance bag, radio, oxygen, oxygen masks, suction machine and OB pack, at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The primary ambulance, equipped with litters, emergency ambulance bag,...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

STAFF nurses administer medication intravenously to a patient at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

STAFF nurses administer medication intravenously to a patient at the U...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

A technician milks off technetium using a shielded radiation hood to obtain isotopes for treatment in the Radio Isotope Clinic at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

A technician milks off technetium using a shielded radiation hood to o...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

The pharmacy sterile products room where al sterile medications are prepared in the Laminar Air Flow Hood (clean air center) at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The pharmacy sterile products room where al sterile medications are pr...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

An optometrist examines a patient using the Phoropter to determine the refractive powers of the eye in the Optical Clinic at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An optometrist examines a patient using the Phoropter to determine the...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The outpatients records and waiting room at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The outpatients records and waiting room at the U.S. Army Hospital, Ca...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

A staff therapist assists a patient in an exercise routine to strengthen his leg following the surgery to remove his knee cap in the Orthopedic Clinic at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

A staff therapist assists a patient in an exercise routine to strength...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

An aerial view of the west side of the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An aerial view of the west side of the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

Doctors perform oral surgery at the Dental Clinic at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

Doctors perform oral surgery at the Dental Clinic at the U.S. Army Hos...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The dining area at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae, which serves four full meals a day to Army, Air Force, Navy and Marine patients, military dependents, hospital staff and civilian federal employees

The dining area at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae, which serves fo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

The outpatient pharmacy dispensing area where all patient prescriptions are filled at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

The outpatient pharmacy dispensing area where all patient prescription...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

An X-ray technician prepares a patient for a series of X-rays in the Radiology Clinic at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An X-ray technician prepares a patient for a series of X-rays in the R...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

An optical laboratory specialist fits and adjusts eye glasses for a patient at the Optical Clinic at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

An optical laboratory specialist fits and adjusts eye glasses for a pa...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

A pharmacy specialist fills prescriptions using the Baker Cell Medication Counting and Dispensing Unit at the U.S. Army Hospital, Camp Kuwae

A pharmacy specialist fills prescriptions using the Baker Cell Medicat...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Camp Kuwae State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digit... more

An air-to-air right front view of an HH-53C Super Jolly Green Giant helicopter from the 33rd Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron

An air-to-air right front view of an HH-53C Super Jolly Green Giant he...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service ... more

SGT Virgil Dwyer of Co. L, 3rd Bn., 5th Marines, looks through the sight of an M-72A2 light anti-tank weapon that has a pellet gun device mounted on its right side. This device saves the 5th Marines $95.00 each time it is fired during training

SGT Virgil Dwyer of Co. L, 3rd Bn., 5th Marines, looks through the sig...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: GYSGT Judy Vina Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photogr... more

During 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion's mass casualty field training at the Central Training Area, serious casualties are transported from the field aid station by CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter to the 3rd Medical Battalion Dispensary at Camp Hansen

During 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion's mass casualty field training at...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Ron Applying Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photo... more

A Marine CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter prepares to land during an arrival vertical envelopment assault exercise

A Marine CH-46 Sea Knight helicopter prepares to land during an arriva...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: Lance CPL. Ron Applying Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital... more

SGT Michael K. Lahammer is a member of Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron 18 and has the job of tracking all approaching aircraft by using a headset and equipment with a status display screen

SGT Michael K. Lahammer is a member of Headquarters and Headquarters S...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Marine Corps Air Station, Futema State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL L.S. Lewis Release Status: Released to Public C... more

One of the many jobs that PFC Robert W. Cook has with Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron 18, is the posting of flight times on a glass display panel

One of the many jobs that PFC Robert W. Cook has with Headquarters and...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Marine Corps Air Station, Futema State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL L.S. Lewis Release Status: Released to Public C... more

GYSGT Jim Coombs of Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, sights through an M-72A2 light anti-tank weapon that has a pellet gun device mounted on its right side. This device saves the 5th Marines $95.00 each time it is fired during training

GYSGT Jim Coombs of Lima Company, 3rd Battalion, 5th Marines, sights t...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: GYSGT Judy Vina Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photogr... more

During 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion's mass casualty field training at the Central Training Area, LCPL Pete Leyva is one of the make believe casualties with a fractured leg. PFC Russell Boyes tends to Leyva's leg by using his rifle as a splint

During 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion's mass casualty field training at...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Ron Applying Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photo... more

LCPL Terry Jackson keeps a record of the minefield his company is laying during their field training at the Central Training Area

LCPL Terry Jackson keeps a record of the minefield his company is layi...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Ron Applying Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photo... more

A Soviet Union AKM rifle (bottom) is compared to a United States M-16A1 rifle. The AKM bullet has 123 grains of gun powder in it and has a velocity of 2400 feet-per-second. The bullet for the M-16A1 is 25 percent smaller and its velocity is 35 percent faster

A Soviet Union AKM rifle (bottom) is compared to a United States M-16A...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Bobby Bethune Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photo... more

SGT Virgil Dwyer of Co. L, 3rd Bn., 5th Marines, displays the pellet gun device mounted on the side of an M-72A2 light anti-tank weapon he is holding. This device saves the 5th Marines $95.00 each time it is fired during training

SGT Virgil Dwyer of Co. L, 3rd Bn., 5th Marines, displays the pellet g...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: GYSGT Judy Vina Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photogr... more

A United States M-16A1 rifle (top) is compared to a Soviet Union AKM rifle. The two rifles are disassembled into groups

A United States M-16A1 rifle (top) is compared to a Soviet Union AKM r...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Bobby Bethune Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photo... more

An M-48 tractor attached to a flatbed trailer is covered with a large camouflage net during Marine training at the Central Training Area. The Marines are a part of the 3rd Marine Division

An M-48 tractor attached to a flatbed trailer is covered with a large ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: Okinawa Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Ron Applying Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

During 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion's mass casualty field training at the Central Training Area, one of the casualties is placed on a stretcher and taken to the field aid station

During 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion's mass casualty field training at...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Ron Applying Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photo... more

During 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion's mass casualty field training at the Central Training Area, LCPL Pete Goodson is one of the "casualties" with a chest wound. He is attended to by Hospitalman Ray Werts of Charlie Company

During 3rd Combat Engineer Battalion's mass casualty field training at...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Ron Applying Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photo... more

SGT Aguus R. Keydeniers gives SGT Robert C. Bunce a helping hand at loading a pallet of 50-gallon drums onto a C-130 Hercules aircraft

SGT Aguus R. Keydeniers gives SGT Robert C. Bunce a helping hand at lo...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Marine Corps Air Station, Futema State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Ron Applying Release Status: Released to Public... more

Chaplain LTC William Barr, USAF, with his mannequin named Willie, entertains guests. Bi-monthly Aerospace Audio Visual Service PHOTO Contest, B&W Entry, Jul. 1980

Chaplain LTC William Barr, USAF, with his mannequin named Willie, ente...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT James Ferguson Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milit... more

Marines from part of the Battalion Landing Team stationed aboard the amphibious assault ship USS OKINAWA (LPH-3), the flag ship of the 31st Marine Amphibious Unit, do physical exercise on the dock next to the ship

Marines from part of the Battalion Landing Team stationed aboard the a...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Station, Subic Bay State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Gary Mattson Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

The equipment is staged and the Marines are waiting for the signal to start loading aboard the flagship, USS OKINAWA (LPH-3). The 31st Marine Amphibious Unit is now formed and the Marines are preparing for maneuvers in the Indian Ocean

The equipment is staged and the Marines are waiting for the signal to ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Station, Subic Bay State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Gary Mattson Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

A Marine sergeant reads the Stars and Stripes newspaper while he sits on the back of a truck. In the background is the amphibious assault ship, USS OKINAWA (LPH-3), the flagship of the 31st Marine Amphibious Unit. The Marines are here from the 1ST Marine Division which is located in Hawaii

A Marine sergeant reads the Stars and Stripes newspaper while he sits ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Station, Subic Bay State: Luzon Country: Philippines (PHL) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Gary Mattson Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

A ground crewman, using illuminated wands, marshals a C-141 Starlifter aircraft into a parking position. The aircraft, from the 438th Tactical Airlift Wing, is returning troops from exercise Team Spirit '80. Bi-monthly Aerospace Audio Visual Service PHOTO Contest, B&W Entry, Jul. 1980, "Night Block"

A ground crewman, using illuminated wands, marshals a C-141 Starlifter...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Michael E. Caldwell Release Status: Released to Public Combined ... more

A group of children known as the Sunshine Singers perform at the Rally Day picnic

A group of children known as the Sunshine Singers perform at the Rally...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: AMN Ellen M. Tvrdy, Usn Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

An elevated view of the runway approach

An elevated view of the runway approach

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Members of the 33rd Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron, in the cockpit of an HC-130 Hercules aircraft, assist in the search for targets previously dropped about 80 miles off the coast of Okinawa, Japan. The men and aircraft are involved in Operation Cope Angel

Members of the 33rd Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron, in the coc...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

A view of an H-46 helicopter, an HH-53 Super Jolly helicopter and an F-15 Eagle aircraft during Operation Cope Angel

A view of an H-46 helicopter, an HH-53 Super Jolly helicopter and an F...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release... more

Targets float in the water about 80 miles off the coast of Okinawa, Japan, during Operation Cope Angel

Targets float in the water about 80 miles off the coast of Okinawa, Ja...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

MAJ Liesch briefs Japanese personnel assigned to the Rescue Coordination Center at the start of Operation Cope Angel, held off the coast of Okinawa, Japan

MAJ Liesch briefs Japanese personnel assigned to the Rescue Coordinati...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

Prior to a scramble order during Operation Cope Angel, some "survivors" are placed in the water off the coast of Okinawa, Japan

Prior to a scramble order during Operation Cope Angel, some "survivors...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

A right side view of a parked HH-53D Super Jolly helicopter. The helicopter is taking part in Operation Cope Angel

A right side view of a parked HH-53D Super Jolly helicopter. The helic...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release... more

A right side view of an HH-53 Super Jolly helicopter and two H-46 helicopters in flight during Operation Cope Angel

A right side view of an HH-53 Super Jolly helicopter and two H-46 heli...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release... more

Right side view of two H-46 helicopters from the Japanese Air Self Defense Force in flight during Operation Cope Angel

Right side view of two H-46 helicopters from the Japanese Air Self Def...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release... more

A member of the 33rd Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron drops targets into the water approximately 80 miles off the coast of Okinawa, Japan, during Operation Cope Angel

A member of the 33rd Aerospace Rescue and Recovery Squadron drops targ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Country: Pacific Ocean (POC) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Com... more

A right side view of a Japanese-built KV10711 helicopter. The helicopter is taking part in Operation Cope Angel

A right side view of a Japanese-built KV10711 helicopter. The helicopt...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE ANGEL Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: TSGT Michael E. Daniels Release... more

A view of Chapel No. 1

A view of Chapel No. 1

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: A1C Kasandra F. Scates Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

A group of youths sing during a Rally Day picnic at Shilling Park

A group of youths sing during a Rally Day picnic at Shilling Park

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: AMN Ellen M. Tvrdy, Usn Release Status: Released to Public Combined M... more

Technicians install the equipment used for the testing of the F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft in its permanent location

Technicians install the equipment used for the testing of the F-16 Fig...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: AMN Cynthia L. Decelle Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

BGEN Brown (right), bids farewell to LTC R. Turczynski, 1ST Special Operations Squadron commander, as he prepares to leave for Clark Air Base, Philippines

BGEN Brown (right), bids farewell to LTC R. Turczynski, 1ST Special Op...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT Lynn B. Swafford Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mil... more

A TSGT checks circuits on the equipment used for the testing of the F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft, after its installation in its permanent location

A TSGT checks circuits on the equipment used for the testing of the F-...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: AMN Cynthia L. Decelle Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mi... more

Crewmen monitor control panels aboard an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft during Exercise Team Spirit

Crewmen monitor control panels aboard an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David Richardson Release ... more

Crewmen monitor control panels aboard an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft during Exercise Team Spirit

Crewmen monitor control panels aboard an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David Richardson Release ... more

Crewmen monitor control panels aboard an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft during Exercise Team Spirit

Crewmen monitor control panels aboard an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David Richardson Release ... more

Crewmen debark an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft during Exercise Team Spirit

Crewmen debark an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWA...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David Richardson Release ... more

A right side view of an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft landing during Exercise Team Spirit

A right side view of an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control Syste...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David Richardson Release ... more

Front view of an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft taxiing into parking position during Exercise Team Spirit

Front view of an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWAC...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: STAFF SGT. David Richardson Re... more

A crewman monitors a radar scope aboard an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft during Exercise Team Spirit

A crewman monitors a radar scope aboard an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warnin...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: STAFF SGT. David Richardson Re... more

Right side view of an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System (AWACS) aircraft takes off during Exercise Team Spirit

Right side view of an E-3A Sentry Airborne Warning and Control System ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: TEAM SPIRIT Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT David Richardson Release ... more

COL Leland E. Maines, vice commander, Air Force Commissary Service, speaks at the grand opening of the Kadena Commissary

COL Leland E. Maines, vice commander, Air Force Commissary Service, sp...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Olan A. Owens Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

SRA Carolyn Liddiard directs a Japanese Air Self Defense Force F-15 Eagle aircraft onto the runway apron

SRA Carolyn Liddiard directs a Japanese Air Self Defense Force F-15 Ea...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Olan A. Owens Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

A1C Vickie M. Green assists SRA Louise M. Cortez in masking an area on a Japanese Air Self Defense Force F-15 Eagle aircraft wing

A1C Vickie M. Green assists SRA Louise M. Cortez in masking an area on...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Olan A. Owens Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

TSGT Ronald J. Breemen removes the masking on a Japanese Air Self Defense Force F-15 Eagle aircraft wing

TSGT Ronald J. Breemen removes the masking on a Japanese Air Self Defe...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Olan A. Owens Release Status: Released to Public Combined Militar... more

Interior view of the new base commissary

Interior view of the new base commissary

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: SGT. Olan A. Owens Release Status: Released to Public Combined Milita... more

S05-37-824 - STS-005 - Earth observations taken during STS-5 mission

S05-37-824 - STS-005 - Earth observations taken during STS-5 mission

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Earth observations taken during the STS-5 mission from the space shuttle Columbia including: Japanese islands of Okinawa, Naha, and Kadena. Subject Ter... more

S43-608-045 - STS-043 - STS-43 earth observations

S43-608-045 - STS-043 - STS-43 earth observations

The original finding aid described this as: Description: Photographic documentation showing STS-43 earth observations. View of Okinawa and Kadena, Japan. Subject Terms: EARTH OBSERVATIONS (FROM SPACE) STS-43... more

An aerial view of the runway approach

An aerial view of the runway approach

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Kadena Air Base State: Okinawa Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Michael Daniels Release Status: Released to Public Combined Mili... more

SSGT Ronald Moore from Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, demonstrates current rescue methods for the F-15 Eagle aircraft to his Japanese counterparts, during Exercise Cope North '81-3

SSGT Ronald Moore from Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, demonstrates current ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE NORTH '81-3 Base: Nyutabaru Air Base State: Kyashu Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Curt Eddings Relea... more

SSGT Ronald Moore from Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, demonstrates current rescue methods for the F-15 Eagle aircraft to his Japanese counterparts, during Exercise Cope North '81-3

SSGT Ronald Moore from Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, demonstrates current ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE NORTH '81-3 Base: Nyutabaru Air Base State: Kyashu Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Curt Eddings Relea... more

SSGT Ronald Moore from Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, demonstrates current rescue methods for the F-15 Eagle aircraft to his Japanese counterparts, during Exercise Cope North '81-3

SSGT Ronald Moore from Kadena Air Base, Okinawa, demonstrates current ...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Subject Operation/Series: COPE NORTH '81-3 Base: Nyutabaru Air Base State: Kyashu Country: Japan (JPN) Scene Camera Operator: MSGT Curt Eddings Relea... more