Sendai, Japan

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 Camp Schimm.


1st Cavalry Division
1st Cav shoulder patch
Abe at Typewriter
Barracks 1412 members
Church at Camp Schimm
Colonel Houser
Fire at Camp Schimm
General McGraw's Secretary
Headquarters buildings
Kimono Kid
Jeanie our waitress
Frenchy, our head cook
Main Gate at Camp Schimm
Mess hall gang
NCO club and open mess
New Florida Club
Post Exchange (PX)

Trash pickup and steam heat
Ship Anchor
Iwo Jima exercises announced
Iwo Jima - Troopers Depart
Iwo Jima Arrival
Iwo Jima's Mt. Surabachi
Iwo Jima and Abe Lincoln
Iwo Jima - Abe on Surabachi
Iwo Jima's - Flag Monument
Iwo Jima - Peace

Kita Jima
Old Tile roofs

Frenchy, our Head Cook

"Frenchy" was our cook at Camp Schimm.
Frenchy was our cook at Camp Schimmelpfennig. He was 37 when this picture was taken and had been in the Army as a cook for 20 years. (84 years old in 2003).

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