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Memories from the Pacific
503rd PIR Photo Album

Paluan, on Mindoro Island, where B Co and LMG Section destroyed enemy radio station, January 1945.
(To view Jack Herzig's story of the battle of Paluan, click here.)

Photos courtesy of Jack Herzig.
This stunning photo album was prepared by Aiko Herzig.

The photos were taken primarily by Max Kulick and other members of B Co., 503rd PIR.

Light machine gun firing at enemy Hand grenades exploding under
Filipino house
Securing radio station the day after battle
Day after battle in front of Japanese Barracks.
Jack Herzig, left front, back to camera.
Bernie O'Boyle (Chicago) with
Browning Automatic Rifle

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