Edited & Annotated
by C.S. Richardson

Research by
C.S. Richardson
& Dan McAnarney


Lieutenant
Charles C. Winnia
USMC



VMF-213





INTRODUCTION



1 January ~ 20 February, 1943

EWA FIELD,
HAWAIIAN ISLANDS



21 February to 2 March

SAILING FOR
THE SOUTH PACIFIC



3 March to 25 March

ESPIRITU SANTO,
NEW HEBRIDES



26 March to 3 April

NEW CALEDONIA






4 April to 15 April

IN ARMY HOSPITAL #31
with Malaria



16 April to 21 May

GUADALCANAL,
Flying Strikes against Munda



22 May to 29 May

LIBERTY IN
SIDNEY, AUSTRALIA



30 May to 16 June

NEW CALEDONIA,
A Quiet Interlude



17 June to 18 July

GUADALCANAL,
Flying Strikes against
Munda, Rendova & Kahili



EPILOGUE







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