Most of the Combat Cameramen unit after capture of Betio.
First Row(l to r) :
Tech. Sgt. Carlos Steele, Cpl. Jack Ely, Sgt Ferman H. Dixon, Staff Sgt. John F. Ercole, Cpl. E. Newcomb, and Sgt. Ernest J. Diet.
Second Row :
Pvt. Chris G. Demo, Sgt. Forrest Owens, Cpl. Jim R. Orton, and Cpl. Raymond Matjasic.
Back Row :
Sgt. Roy Olund, Capt. Louis Hayward, Marine Gunner John F. Leopold, and Staff Sgt. Norman Hatch.
Pfc. William Kelliher, another camera man, was not present for the picture.
A marine ready for action, taken by Obie Newcombe.
Obie Newcombe and Ray Majestic
Louis Hayward, the CO of the unit.
Norm Hatch filming Bonneyman's assault.
copyright 2001 T.O.T.W.
Created 10 March 2001