Military Photo of the Day: Thanksgiving Cake
THANKSGIVING CAKE — Lt. Colonel W. W. Stickney, the commanding officer, cuts a Thanksgiving cake with a Japanese officer’s sword at Guadalcanal, as hungry Leathernecks look on.
Marine Corps birthday. Guadalcanal, November ’42.
From the Thayer Soule Collection (COLL/2266) at the Archives Branch, Marine Corps History Division