PHOTO GALLERY  III
THE 13TH ENGINEER COMBAT BATTALION
The Following Pictures Relate To The KOREAN WAR Period 1952-53
These Veterans served with  A-Company 1953-54.
Emmit W. Hipps ,  Floyd Packard,  Can you I.D. the 
Motor Pool  Dispacher & Mechanic next to them ?
Photo taken near the 38th parallel. Photo courtesy of 
Emmit W.Hipps & Son Steve.

JAMES A. BRETTELL Commanding Officer Of A-Company and JIM GOUDY
reminise about old times at the October 2000  13th Engineer Combat 
Battallion reunion at Springfield, Missouri.  They survived Pork Chop Hill 
together in 1953.
Can you help I.D.  Pictures on this page  ??
Please contact me, Gene Reed
email me
The following 12 photos were provided by JIM GOUDY, they
were taken on and around Pork Chop Hill between April and July 1953.
ARMORED PERSONNEL CARRIER ON THE WAY TO PORK CHOP.
CHECK POINT BEFORE GOING ON THE ROAD TO PORK CHOP.  CHECK POINT WAS LOCATED BEHIND HILL 347.
CHECK POINT AT HILL 347.
TRENCH COVER ON PORK CHOP BEING CONSTRUCTED BY THE 2ND PLATOON OF A - COMPANY.
SAME AS ABOVE.
CPL. GERGENTI ON PORK CHOP 1953.
CPL. GERGENTI and KATUSA ON PORK CHOP.
CPL. ARTHUR  La FRANCE ON PORK CHOP 1953.
BUNKER CONSTRUCTION ON PORK CHOP BY THE 2 ND PLATOON A - CO. 13TH ENGINEER COMBAT BATTALION.
CULVERT CONSTRUCTION BY A - CO. 2ND PLATOON.
BOX CULVERT AND LT. JAMES A. DIETZ, PLATOON LEADER 2ND PLATOON, A - COMPANY 13TH ENGINEER COMBAT BATTALION 1953.



CULVERT CONSTRUCTION..
JOHN TATE MARTIN  1930 - 1990
HELP !!  John Tate Martin  served with A-Co. 13th Engineer Battalion in 1952/53 ( Speculation is that he really may have been in Headquarters Company)  he was a grader/dozer operator.  He attended equipment operater school in Japan.  We are quite certain he was at Pork Chop hill.  His daughter Joyce would like contact from anyone who may have served with her Dad.  Send me (Don) an e-mail and I will forward it.  Joyce sent me a number of pictures that her Dad had and I will post them directly below.  Recognize any of the men or the terrain ?? let me know.  THANKS !!
JOHN TATE MARTIN on the left.
WHERE WAS THIS ?  A - COMPANY 1953, Looks like water in the background.
Moving Dirt
JOHN TATE MARTIN on the left.
LOCATION ???
JOHN TATE MARTIN
John Tate Martin on the left.
Could be Korea or Japan, Sea in the background. J.T. Martin
4th from left.
LOCATION ??? Can You I.D. These 3 Guys ??
           Lt. Lynn Callahan  Company-A  1953
If you served with Lt. Callahan hia family would     like to hear from you Contact the Webmaster.
Lt. Lynn Callahan
Lt. Lynn Callahan A- Co. Korea, 1953