2010 Photo Galleries

“Marines know how to use their bayonets. Army bayonets may as well be paper-weights.”

Navy Times; November 1994

Gary Randel, manning the grill.JPG
KP,cutting up onions & Tomatoes.JPG
Old vintage Ford.JPG
Rich former Cmdt serving veterans.JPG
serenading the vets at Fall Parking lot barbeque.JPG
Some old ventage cars.JPG
Art & Arnie, JrVice &Det Cmdt respectively.JPG
Chowline at Idaho Vets Home.JPG
Col Randel cooking up franks.JPG
Former DI & Col Randel cooking up franks.JPG
Gary Randel, manning the grill.JPG
KP,cutting up onions & Tomatoes.JPG


“They told (us) to open up the Embassy, or “we’ll blow you away.” And then they looked up and saw the Marines on the roof with these really big guns, and they said in Somali, “Igaralli ahow,” which means “Excuse me, I didn’t mean it, my mistake”.”

Karen Aquilar, in the U.S. Embassy; Mogadishu, Somalia, 1991