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Ready to Roll: 1942

Ready to Roll: 1942

May 1942. Motor detachment at the New River, North Carolina, Marine base. View full size. 4x5 Kodachrome transparency by Alfred Palmer, O.W.I.

 

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New River/Camp Lejeune

My granddad was at Camp Lejeune around this time.

Camp Lejeune

New River flows through a large USMC base now called Camp Lejeune. My father was stationed here prior to being shipped out to the South Pacific in the summer of 1942.

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