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Now Hear This:

Liberty Call - Liberty Call

Liberty Commences at 16:00 for Sections 2 & 3


This was the MOST WELCOME sound to come across the 1MC.  One of the best aspects of sea duty was the opportunity to visit distant ports.  This section of our Website is dedicated to those far off locations in the Mediterranean, North Atlantic, Caribbean, even the far reaches of the Pacific.

Click on the links below to get a climpse of life ashore.

Marines Ashore 1954

Liberty with Ray Woodall 1966 & 1967

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I want to thank Norman Swanfeldt USMC for bringing this part of our site to life by sharing his pictures.

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