13TH ENGINEER COMBAT BATTALION
KOREA 1950-1951
Most of the following photos were taken by 
C - COMPANY COMMANDING OFFICER 
 CAPT. HERB SCHLICHTING 
IN KOREA IN 1950-51
   The photos depict C-Co. Personnel and bridges they constructed under his command during the Korean war.  
The photos were donated for use on this web site
by  his Son  JON SCHLICHTING.
YOUR HELP IS STILL NEEDED IN CAPTIONING THESE PHOTOS.
 IF YOU WERE THERE AND CAN TELL US YOUR STORY WE WOULD APPRECIATE IT.
SPECIAL THANKS TO B. GEN. MAURICE ROUSH (Ret.) for his assistance in captioning some of these pictures. B. GENERAL ROUSH served with C-Company as a Leader of the 2nd Platoon at the time these pictures were taken.
LT. PETE MARKHAM, PLATOON LEADER 
1ST PLATOON, C- COMPANY.
LT. MAURICE ROUSH,  LEADER of the 2nd Platoon, C-Company. Retired as a Br. GENERAL.
LT. JIM YAKAVONE  Lead 2nd Platoon at Inchon.  Became C-COMPANY ADMIN. OFFICER in November 1950.  Took Comand of C-COMPANY in April of 1951.
LT. MARTIN, Took over as Leader of the 3RD PLATOON in the spring of 1951.  He later became COMPANY COMMANDER OF B-COMPANY.
1ST/SGT.  VANDIVER C-COMPANY 13TH ENGINEER COMBAT BATTALION. KOREA 50-51
PLATOON SGT. KYPERS 2nd Platoon C-COMPANY.
S/SGT. KIMPELL,  C-COMPANY, SUPPLY SGT.
PHILIP ANDREWS  C-COMPANY 1950-51. Photo taken while on R&R in Japan.  Retired from the Service as a LTC.
Inflatable pontoon float bridge built across the Han
river in the summer of 1951.
C-Company men standing on a inflatable bridge section.
C-Company Men prepare to move inflatable pontoons into position.
Bridge in service, note the 155MM Howitzer being towed across.
Civilians help G.I.'s unload bridge componants.
Men fill log cribs with rock to use as pilings.
Personnel bridge built using wooden pontoons.
This bridge was built over the Han river by C-company in the spring of 1951.  Sections of an old Japanese bridge were used along with the traditional American Bailey bridge. Sections were 100 feet long.
A section of the hybred Bailey bridge is being prepared for launch.
View of the supporting piers for the hybred bridge.
An other bridge to be built.
Putting finishing touches on the WESCOTT MEMORIAL Bridge.
Another view.
WESCOTT MEMORIAL BRIDGE.
WESCOTT MEMORIAL BRIDGE.
CAPT. HERB SCHLICHTING CHARLIE COMPANY C.O. standing on the completed LT. JOHN C. WESCOTT MEMORIAL BRIDGE constructed by C-Co. 13TH ENGINEER COMBAT BATTALION over the HAN river near SEOUL, KOREA.CAPT. HERB SCHLICHTING COMPANY COMMANDER
C - COMPANY KOREA 1950-51 ( Now deceased see Tribute page).