Below, you can find some pics of people I don't really remember and mucho credit to Jeff Dickinson for
Click either of above to download and view as .pdf files.
Left is a February 2, 1967 KARAMURSEL Sentinel and on the right is an Ops schedule on which Bill Waters wrote notes. These are scans of the originals and are in .pdf format. Great additions to the MerhabaTurkey archives.
A terrific collection of 1960s pictures!
KARAMURSEL Bowling Ass'n patch
Golden Horn Divers patch
A2C Bill Waters from Syracuse, NY area.
Uludag ski area, T-bar lifts
Picnic area somewhere on the base.
Firetruck on base at KARAMURSEL.
of air base note modern street lights on right front of pic.
shot another view.
landscaped barracks at base :)
view of the elephant cage :)
theater on island of Buyukada. Saw a James Bond movie at it.
Not a bad idea!
ride off base, Sgt. Ryan in center.
at the Airmen's Club on base.
apartment with (L-R) Russ Gross (N. Jersey) George Knowles and Jeff
an express ferry to Istanbul from Yalova.
shot - from one side of the boat to the other:)
at Buyukada - note the advert for the maritime bank...
going up Bosphorus from Istanbul.
View towards the famousLeander's Tower
Wendt from Providence, RI, had a relationship with musical group Cowsills
Shafer(from PA) telling us about something:)
in Yalova, all Americans, Jeff Dickinson is next to his wife and Ed
Shaffer is in the corner.
and I think he's calling us to go on duty
Bill Waters-cooking lamb at Buyukada apartment.
and 3 guys at the apartment.
A2C standing outside the barracks.
picture of the base.
legged - caravan outside the air base.
standing in town in front of some interesting stoneworks.
Waters, at Buyukada and the view from that location is spectacular!
submarine watchin' off Buyukada
photo study - Buyukada
- similar foto - interesting, don't you think?
building in Buyukada.
of the apt on Buyukada
again - great scene:)
Waters - enjoying the good life:)
and Mrs Dickinson
wife and Bob Miller
wife and Bob Miller - different pic
Bob Miller - and thanks for the name:)
Bill Waters at the Scuba diving club on base
newsprint heading somewhere in Turkey
with Turkish guide
Trade Fair - view 2
kids - these guys have to be, hmm, maybe 40 now? If you know
these guys, email me:)
Sea: no bathing suits for most of us; just too damn hot and so
we went right in :)
shrine at Ephesus
guide at Ephesus
kids - hey, if you recognize yourself, please email me :)
guys at a ski lodge somewhere (Uludag?) with a bottle to share
:) L-R, Richard (desi) Desiderato, NJ, Mid (unk) and (R) is Dennis (?)
LaVoie and hey, there's a sailboat on top of the frig
and note the modern ceiling light!
Hickey(Iowa) and Jeff Dickinson.
Drees, wife was Ginger, lived in Yalova.gotta be going to Istanbul.
TimYeager and Willie Lemmon in the apartment...
Rick Drees, Bill in chair, standing is Jimmy Johnson, and drinking is Paul
Connors in apt in Yalova.
Knowles, Ed Shaffer, and Bernie Williams in the Yalova apartment:))
Williams and Ed Shafer
Lemmon, quarterback for "Baker" flight flag football team.
guy with beer can is Russ Gross, Brian Mattison big guy in white, Jimmy
Johnson in white, partially hidden guy is Tim Yeager and with glasses,
Anybody know the guys in the pics below?
if you know who they are: