Reference Number: hwrd1329
Publisher: University of Hawaii at Manoa Library
From back of print: Reviewing the Oahu regiments of the Organized Defense Volunteers of Hawaii in Honolulu Stadium on 4 July 1945, are, left to right: Mrs. Marjorie S. Breffeilh, field director, Women's Army Volunteer Corps (WAVC); Lieutenant Colonel Cecil J. Murphy, commanding officer, Hawaiian Air Depot Volunteer Corps (HADVC); Lieutenant Colonel George W. Turner, executive officer, 1st Oahu Volunteer infantry; Colonel Willart L. Doering, commanding officer, Businessmen's Military Training Corps (BMTC); Colonel Richard Penhallow, commanding officer, 2nd Oahu Volunteer Infantry; Colonel Richard C. Tongg, commanding officer, Hawaii defense Volunteers; Major Allerton Miller, aide-de-camp to General Richardson; Lieutenant General Robert C. Richardson, commanding general E.S. Army Forces, Middle Pacific; and Brigadier General Wayne C. Smith, chief of staff, Central Pacific Base Command. On the platform of the reviewing stand are: Brigadier General Kenneth P. McNaughton, administrative officer, U.S. Army Air Forces, Pacific Ocean Areas; Lieutenant General Roy S.M. Geiger, commanding general, Fleet Marine Force, Pacific; the Honorable Gerald R. Corbett, acting Governor of the Territory; Vice Admiral David W. Bagley, commandant, 14th Naval District; Lieutenant General Holland M. Smith, commanding general, U.S. Marine Corps Combat Training Command; and the Honorable Stanton Griffis, commissioner, American National Red Cross, Pacific Ocean Areas.
Document Type: Black and White Photograph
Category: Civilian Defense, Military Service - Hawaii, Oahu, U.S. Army, U.S. Army - Ceremonies, U.S. Army - Personnel, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Navy, U.S. Navy - Personnel, Volunteer Defense Corps, Women Workers, Women's Army Volunteer Corps (WAVC)
Date Digitized: 2006-03-01
Format Extent: Photograph: 25.5 x 21 cm
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Source: Hawaii War Records Depository, Archives & Manuscripts Department, University of Hawaii at Manoa Library
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