Appreciation and thanks are extended to the following
organizations and individuals who assisted the Golden Salute Commemorative
Committee by providing photographs, information and other
resources for the development and publication of this booklet of
The Office of the Governor of Guam; Commander Naval
Forces Marianas; Government of Guam Bureau of Planning; Government of
Guam Veterans Affairs Office, Guam Department of Parks and Recreation;
the Guam Museum; the Micronesian Area Research Center at the University
of Guam; National Archives of the United States; the Nieves M. Flores
Territorial Library; the Pacific Daily News; United States Department of
Veterans Affairs; United States Navy; War in the Pacific National
Historical Park, National Park Service; the Bureau of Women's Affairs
in the Office of the Governor of Guam;
Judge Joaquin V.E. Manibusan and Mrs. Dinang
Manibusan; Francisca Quintanilla Franquez; Jose S. Reyes; Jesus Lizama;
George Flores; Brig. General Charles S. Todd, USMC (ret); Capt. Nicolas
Savage, USMC; Capt. Jack Eddy, USMC (ret); Frank Chuisano; Annie Sablan
Aldeguer and Pastor Angelo Sablan; Engracia D. Camacho; Maury T.
Williams, Jr.; Wesley T. Bush; Juan Atoigue Cruz; Jose Mata Torres; and
Tun Jesus Cruz Anderson;
Governor Joseph F Ada, Lieutenant Governor Frank F.
Blas, the Sanchez family; Jose Barcinas; Tony Palomo; Brig General Ben
Blaz, USMC (ret); Col. Adolf P. Sgambelluri, USMC (ret); Capt. Peter C.
Siguenza, USMC (ret); Dr. Hiro Kurashina; a Edward Aguon; author Don
Farrell; Evangeline Lujan and Ray Caseres, Bureau of Planning; Capt.
Joseph Commette, USN; Gina Maria Burkhart; Leilani Blas, Guam Police
Department; Joseph Novotny and Ben Santos, Pacific Daily News; and
Richard Biolchino and the Graphic Center.