Another item from Country Artifacts, Great Northern Liquidation, Springfield, Vermont. 225 Korean War Army Photo Collection: 185 Engineer Combat Battalion, 1950-53, from Album. A few photos in the back of the album still had good tape on them as noted below, and they are pictured with the tape still on the corners.I may not be reading the writing perfectly, so the information below may have errors. The photos are generally not in any particular order, as I stacked them by size and general type. Site I Fort Belvoir Virginia. B 39th Infantry Regt, 9th Div Bleachers 39-I-7 39th Regt.
The man this album belonged to is called Willie, and he was part of the. But I didn't see a full name anywhere, so that is something you can puzzle out. Thankfully, many other men are identified, as well as places. I picked out some of the more interesting photos in the lot to show in the last several pictures above. (5) 4.75" x 3.25", 3 men in uniform.
On Washington DC city street, views of "Willie". Fearside, and John Phelan with Caterpillar Model 12. And Galian 101-D Motorized Graders, Site I, Fort Belvoir Virginia, Nov 1950. (7) 5 x 3.5 with tape still on corners, homestead, graduation, garden, car, and family views. (10) 5 x 3.5, views at mess, gym, "willie" in front of Corps of Engineers sign over door, J.Keys on bulldozer towing scraper, "Willie" in front of new theater, Connly in front of Corps of Engineers sign over door, Murry and towed scraper, 3 men posing with rifles: Willie, Lester A. (6) 3.75 x 2.5, Inje Korea destroyed building rubble, Toul France 1953 (4 men and logs), Toul France 1953 (3 men), early morning clouds between Inje & Yanggu Korea, landscape west of Inje Korea, G. Hall and Willie way west of Inje Korea. (2) 4.5 x 3, Nov 1950 views: Willie, Fort Belvoir Virginia, Caterpillar Model 12 Motorized Grader.
(1) 2.5 x 2.5, PFC James McFarland and PFC Victor Penlotto at Metz France, March 1953. (1) 3x2, Willie taken just northeast of Inje Korea, the first part of Aug 1952 on a hill just off from our Co. Near a pill box overlooking part of the Soyang River.
(1) 4x3 Polaroid, double exposed, 2 men in front of car. (10) 4.5 x 3.25, view of landscaped installation, men loading on Air Force plane, R+R Bldg 919 Personnel Returning from Leave, aerial of river, Service Club-Everyone Invited, R+R Dining Room Outgoing Breakfast, 2 airplanes on field, Headquarters Camp Drake Office 44th Criminal Investigation Detachment, Camp Drake Comptrollers Office, Labor Liaison Office, Labor Office, Fiscal Office, Audit & Cost Office, and parked airplane. (8) 3.5 x 3.5, 2 Korean girls in front of train, man digging bunker hole, Korean camp views, gun set up on ground, soldier views, 2 women on beach (Me & Maggie Hangal).
(19) 5 x 3.5, 3 men on shoulders, views of motorized scrapers, man in dressier uniform, Bob Hoffman, Willie, air strip, Edward Simpson, Lester A. Grey, Charles Hill, Ronald Schaffer, Edward Childress, Red Connor, Harry Nelson, Raymond Borisheski, John Fearmside, tank on air strip, and dozers. (31) 3.5 x 3.75, views of log cabin type building not finished, views of a puppy in and around the cabin, men and jeep, soldiers, sign: Battling Baker 185 Engr. Bn, sign: "Notice Casuals" Officer & E.You are restricted to the limits of this compound. If for any official reason you leave this compound it will be in formation and in charge of a cadreman. Group, compound views, men transporting Korean women and girls, Korean children, sign over door: 55th Repl. Korean women posing and smiling, and a woman and a baby. (16) 3.5 x 2.5 overall with 2x2 image, 2 with tape on corners, Korean views: men with owls in camp, candid of high ranking officers, soldiers overlooking camp with large flag on display, Korean people in camp, sign: Brig.
LK Ladue Bridge Constructed by 185 Engr C Bn 14 June 51, some double exposures, vehicles, tents, etc. (86) 3.5 x 2.5, Korean views: priest in camp with men kneeling and praying, views of men in various poses west of Inje just before we moved eating, with radio equipment, , men and tent views, some double exposures, the cornfield east of Yanggu with tents in the background before his tent was put up, site of tent they hand dug out, Willie in front of sign in front of the company taken in the western part of Inje Korea Back Ground Co: Battling Baker 185 Engr C.
Sign: Moore Field constructed by HvMort 23rd Inf dedicated to PFC Jack Moore KIA May 31 1951 Inje Korea (baseball diamond), long views just west of Inje, overviews of camp, a cloud of smoke from a blast in hills to make way for road east of Yanggu, road sign on the Inje Highway: Danger Winding Road Jeeps 20 MPH 15 MPH, casual camp life views, barber, Bob Johnson, J. Hall, constructing highway from Inje to Yonggu, jeeps and trucks, posing with rifle, laundry on the line, "common tent", with fishing pole, on donkey, etc. Unpacked weight & size: 0.7. Packed weight & size: 15oz. Package Notes & Ref: 0G5.In many cases you may not even need to return it. The item "225 Korean War Army Photo Collection 185 Engineer Combat Battalion 1950-53 Album" is in sale since Thursday, July 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Korea (1950-53)\Original Period Items". The seller is "countryartifacts" and is located in Springfield, Vermont. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Montserrat.