Okinawa Diary – May 13, 1945


May 12, 1945, continued…

… tonight, but nothing happens.

May 13, 1945

nothing during day. Had air alert at 7:00 P.M. Tonight

May 14, 1945

Alert at 3:00 this morning but nothing happened. Was on detail at supply dump where some of our equipment is.

May 15, 1945

Today about 180 men of our squadron left for Ieshima. The air command figures there isn’t enough room for the whole squadron here. The lab is the only section left here intact. It’s a rainy day and we’re finally putting up our pyramidal tents. It’s good to get off the ground. Alert again tonight.

May 16, 1945

Was on guard duty early this morning and watched air raid going on over at Kadena which is about a mile away on one side of Yontan, about the same distance on the other side. Only…

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5/16 - 5/20 - Three air alerts tonight, but nothing happened.