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TOKASHIKI ISLAND OKINAWA

Map of Okinawa Hawk and Nike Missile Sites


The following pictures are from Robert Rann. "I spend 1966 and 1967 on Okinawa and Tokashiki with the 30th Artillery - 273rd Ordinance for Hawk. I worked on the CW radars. I spend many a night working on the High Powers, generally when it was raining. I'm originally from Chicago but moved to Colorado in 1999".

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Sp4 Robert Rann


Sp4 Robert Rann


High Power Radar


The following pictures are from Joe B, Tokashiki Island 1966-67.
He was assigned to D-8-3 in fire control, became TCA in Feb 67

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AFCC

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Illuminator b

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TCA Console























The following pictures are from Bill Ferguson, Tokashiki Island 1963.

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Thanksgiving 1963

KP honcho, Tomanaha





















Thanksgiving 1963






















The following picture is from Luis Garcia at site HQ-8-3
on Tokashiki Island.

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Group photo of HQ, 8th Msl Bb (HAWK), 3rd Artillery taken circa Jan 1967



The following pictures are from SP4 Frank Ronkowski, a Hawk Fire Control Operator at site C-8-3 and B-8-3. He was on Tokashiki Island from May 1965 to August 1966.

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LST at Naha Port

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Rocky Shoreline

Rocky Inlet





















Bridge over Inlet

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Gacange Black Market

Kadena AFB Terminal





















Cove

Japanese Fishing Boat





















Rocky Inlet

LST '65





















M151 Jeep

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Local kids

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Torri Gate

Shrine





















Wood Bridge to village

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$5 Water Taxi

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Village Hut

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Kids at play

Kids at play





















Habu Snake in dumpster

Dead Habu Snake





















Village Hut



















The following pictures are from Lee Taylor from his tour of duty on Tokashiki Island. Batteries C-8-3 and D-8-3, Sites 15 and 16 were located here. Pictures include Tokashiki Island, Naha and the local area.

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Tokashiki

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Waukeshau generators

Trainfire at Bolo Point, March of 1967





















The Wash Board

Battery guidon, Lee Taylor, Richard Dumas and David Craft





















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