Charles E. Patrick Retirement, Hawaii, 1960


Marine Captain Charles E. Patrick (right) reviews the troops gathered in his honor during retirement parade ceremonies in Hawaii in 1960. Patrick is a native of Magoffin County, now living in Louisville. He joined the Marine Corps in November 1939 and retired after 21 years of service. Official USMC photograph.

(Photo courtesy of Charles E. Patrick, 5512 Azalea Lane, Louisville, KY 40258-2304.)