USMC Anniversary Cakes

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Camp Pendleton 1951.

The following two photos were taken November 10, 1953 during the
Cake Cutting Ceremony at the US Embassy, Havana Cuba.
Many thanks to Marine Sergeant  B. Seguin USMC (1974) for these great photos!


The Ceremony!
Ambassador Arthur Gardner ( 1953-57) cuts the cake. Marine veteran
George Shahin, is to the Ambassadors right

The Cake!

TONY DIMUZIO (center) with SSgt Dave Clopton and Sgt John Francis,
Marine Barracks 8th & I, Washington DC and their 1958 Birthday Cakes.
Great job Tony.

 


Gunny Winstead and Cpl. Frady with 1959 Birthday Cakes, Atsugi Japan


MAD, NATTC, MILLINGTON, TN 1964

 


GYSGT WAITS and crew-Marine Corps Birthday Dinner Buffet, MB Concord, CA. 1965.


Cutting the cake- Maj Gen Anderson, Deputy Commander III MEF, Da Nang RVN 1967  LtCol B. D. Bridges and Capt. Nick Angelo standing right of photo.


Ray Hester poses with III MEF Cake, Da Nang 1967.


Quantico, VA 1971 – USMC Birthday cake. The hand belongs to then
Navy Secretary John Warner. 

November 10, 1971 3d Engineer Battalion Camp Hansen, Okinawa, Japan
Many thanks to Marine Sergeant  B. Seguin USMC Veteran  for this fine photo.

        
GUNNY TERRY HOHN’s 197th BIRTHDAY CAKE- METRO MARINES, CRYSTAL, MN


Stanley Lewis and 1975 Birthday cake.

    
The above photos courtesy of SGT E-5 Ray Grosskopf USMC (VET)
Ray prepared these cakes in observance of Veterans Day and the
Marine Corps 231st Birthday. Great job Ray!


TERRY HOHN made the cake and was the oldest Marine present. Sgt
Major Black (Center) and Jim Cox (youngest) Marine present on the right at our 2001 “Metro Marines Birthday Bash.