ABOUT US



  LOREN EATON
U.S. MARINE CORPS
2ND MARINE DIV
CAMP LEJUENE,NC.

I AM THE SON OF ONE OF THE MEMBERS OF THE 533RD HIS NAME IS JOHN M.EATON HE WAS IN THE 533RD,BATTERY A,1ST PLATOON,HQ.CO.,MOTORPOOL AND THIS SITE AND THE BOOK THAT I AM WORKING ON ARE DEDICATED AND IN TRIBUTE T0 ALL THE MEN OF THE 533RD AS WELL AS ALL THE AA MEN OF WORLD WAR II WHO WERE NEVER HONORED FOR THE VALUABLE SERVICE THEY PERFORMED FOR OUR GREAT COUNTRY. GENTLEMEN I THANK ALL OF YOU FROM THE BOTTOM OF MY HEART YOU DID ONE HELL OF A JOB.


533RD HISTORY
FORMED AT FT.BLISS,TEXAS 15 JUL 42
DEPARTED FROM NY 25 FEB 43
LANDED IN NORTH AFRICA 9MAR 43
LANDED IN SARDINIA 17 NOV 43
LANDED IN FRANCE ETO 8 NOV 44
RETURNED TO CAMP KILMER,NEW JERSEY AND WAS DISBANDED 26 OCT 45
REDESIGNATED FROM COASTAL ARTILLERY TO AAA AW BN MOBILE 15 DEC 43

MEETING DATES AND AGENDA
THE 533RD HAD THEIR LAST REUNION IN 2000 AT FT.BLISS,TEXAS BUT THEY STILL HAVE AN ASSOCIATION NEWSPAPER THAT GOES OUT EVERY OTHER MONTH TO IT'S MEMBERS.
I AM WORKING ON A UNIT HISTORY BOOK FOR THE 533RD AND IF YOU ARE INTRESTED IN PURCHASING IT PLEASE LEAVE ME A MESSAGE OR EMAIL SO I CAN FOWARD YOUR REQUEST TO THEM  THANK YOU AGAIN FOR VISITING THIS SITE.

THANK YOU FOR VISITING THIS WEB SITE AND I HOPE YOU WILL TELL ALL OF YOUR FAMILY AND FRIENDS ABOUT IT. THANK YOU AND COME AGAIN