Rhine River Patrol (US Navy)
Donald Birkes, CORRPAT, Schierstein) CORRPAT, Schierstein.
This one is a picture of an honor guard for an arriving USAF dignitary at Schierstein. I am the first seaman to the left of the USN Lieutenant in the front row.
This is a picture of the Commanding Officer CORRPAT - Schierstein during the early 1950's. Not certain I can remember the absolute correct spelling for his name, but it goes something like this: Captain Unmach (at least this is the way it sounded to me 50 years ago). (Webmaster note: Capt George P. Umacht.)