June 1995

"I'm Staying off the Skyline Tonight"

Volume 78, Issue 6

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On May 29, 1945, the 29th Marines hurried into the ruins of the Okinawan capital city of Naha and relieved the 4th Marines. To those of us old-timers who had been in one or another of the four Marine Raider battalions before the Raiders were broken up and reassembled as the Fourth Marine Regiment, the relief seemed a little premature.

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Joseph H Alexander