Leatherneck – Pacific Edition 1945 06 15 (PDF)



Vol. 2 No. 12

Cover: Artwork by Tom Lovell

Articles Inside:

Sound Off ….. Sidelights by Frank X. Tolbert ….. The Bulletin Board ….. “Damndest Battlefield” ( Okinawa ) by Sgt. James Finan ….. The Sudden Fame of Private Peepsight by Sgt. Harold Helfer ….. A Flag Raising on Guam by PFC Carl S. Pyrdum ….. Suicide to the Sniper – Flushing Jap Riflemen out of Iwo caves, rugged duty for Marines by Sgt. John Conner ….. The Bank of Guam by Sgt. Bill Miller ….. Model Islands ( Relief Mapping Section of the Second Marines ) by SSgt. Jack Pepper ….. Pacific Slop-Chute ( NCO Club ) by TSgt. Walter C. Cochrane ….. Iwo Jima – Day by Day ….. The First Texas Marine by Frank X. Tolbert ….. Shark Stuff ….. We the Marines edited by PFC Bob Davis ….. Leatherneck Laffs ….. Boots Again – Staff artist Sgt. Bill O’Brian’s version of how Marines may train for return to civilian life ….. Back Home edited by Corp. Ernie Harwell ….. At Ease – News of the Entertainment World ….. Leatherneck Pin-Up Girl – Chili Williams ….. Sports edited by Sgt. Ernie Harwell