Raymond C. Montanya
I was a US Marine and station at NAS Lakehurst in the Marine Barracks in 1956 and 1957. I have a year book from NAS Lakehurst during 1957 and your dad picture is in it with people who was in his unit at that time. I would be willing to send you a copy of the picture. Maybe you could be able to... More
Goldfish in the KoolAid
When I was there in 1974 some joker put a live goldfish into the oscillating Koolaid reservoir. The base commander saw it swim by and from that day until after I left, every Marine got stopped and searched at the gate while the sailors were flagged on through... Are there still 6000 sailmakers... More
Saw your post on mil.com under the Lakehusrt unit page. I was assigned to the Marine detachment there from August 1986 through October 1986 for Expeditionary Airfield "A" School.
Didn't get around too much but have some fond memories of the place.
Was sad to hear the schools moved out of... More
50th anniversary of lakehurst
(Rolf Michael Born)
I was the personal adjutant for Hans von schiller at the anniversary and would like to know if there is an archive available to find out the names of all the dignataries that were there for the event. thank you. I can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org
(Christine Dutcher carr)
My Dad, Raymond C. Montanya, was stationed at Lakehurst in 1957. Does anyone remember him? I sure would like to talk to anyone who does.
LAKEHURST NAS CAT MAN
IN 1969 I WENT TO CAT SCHOOL IN THE BIG HANGER AND THEN SERVED AT THE TEST FACILITY UNTIL 1971.
I was in the area on a vacation in October. I was glad to see the hangar looks good (from the road outside of the base). As a young Marine, I went to the Aerographers Mate school when it was located there in 1977. Do you have base pins/tie tacks?
NAS Lakehurst Patch
Went to PR "A" School Nov 66 to Mar 68. Would like to get a patch if someone could tell me how. Only duty station that I do not have. Heard it's not an NAS anymore. Contact email@example.com if you have any info.