Leave in Hawaii

Leave in Hawaii

On leave in Hawaii. Thinking of the welfare of the men of the Colombia Battalion, they were granted a leave in Honolulu, Hawaii, while the ship was stockpiling for its return trip to Colombia.

Leave in Hawaii

Leave in Hawaii

On leave in Hawaii. Thinking of the welfare of the men of the Colombia Battalion, they were granted a leave in Honolulu, Hawaii, while the ship was stockpiling for its return trip to Colombia.

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

The American ship crossing one of the locks of the Panama Canal.

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

Díaz along with Corporal Pedro Martinez, one of the fellows with whom he forged a friendship that lasted many years. It was time to return to Colombia.

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

Return to Colombia

Díaz back in Colombia. The satisfaction of the duty fulfilled.

Melgar August 1953 with Joselito

Melgar August 1953 with Joselito

Melgar, August 1953, with Joselito, the son of his best man.

  • Heading for Korea

  • At the Boot Camp

  • Straight to the Line

  • Everyday on the front line

  • In Front

  • Colombia Veterans' present