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Harold A. Haynes


Harold A. Haynes, class of 1938, enlisted in the US Marine Corps in 1942. He spent 1943 on Parris Island, SC at recruit training; in Quantico, VA at Marine Officer Candidate School; in Columbus, GA at Army Communications School; and in Los Angeles at Naval Signal School. From 1944 to 1946, he was stationed around the world, including Naval Air Station, North Island, CA; MCAS El Centro, CA; Midway Island on Combat Air Patrol; Emirau, Bismark Archipelago; Leyte and Zamboanga in the Philippines; MCAS El Toro, CA; and Naval Air Station Miramar, San Diego, CA. His overseas service was with Marine Fighting Squadron 313, Marine Air group 12 as a Communications Officer. In this capacity, he supervised aircraft radio, radar, telephone network and communications operations.



Updated August 4, 2001