Colonel Earle Sarles and Colonel Art Timboe on the beach at Guadalcanal.
Earle Sarles (1887-1970) commanded the North Dakota National Guard when it was federalized and became the 164th Infantry Regiment. A native of Devils Lake, North Dakota, Colonel Arthur Timboe (1907-1996) served in the 164th Infantry Regiment in World War II and as a Public Information Officer for the Korean Communication Zone during the Korean War.
Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands
164th Infantry Regiment, Americal Division
Earle Sarles, Arthur Timboe
Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota
164th Infantry Regiment, Americal Division, Guadalcanal