Elderly self-taught Phrog Phlyer dragooned into serving as Webmaster in 2014 following Rich Duff's RTB. Know just enough to be dangerous and at 83 am not likely to get much better. We need someone with younger skills, energy, and brainpower to take my place. Please contact Webmaster at https://hmm-265.org/admin/contact us if interested. Serious request.
Jim Schmidt returned to base at the age of 88 on November 11, 2021. Jim went to RVN on USS Boxer with HMM-265 in April, 1966. He was returning from a Veterans Day celebration in St. Louis. Final arrangements had … Continue reading →
2021 reunion pics are posted here.Continue reading →
During the second week of December, 2021, we offered everyone the chance to participate in the venue selection process for the 2023 reunion, as explained at 2023 Venue Preference Survey. The following results are based on the number of responses … Continue reading →
The following email was sent to all hands on or about Dec 9, 2021: ————begin email———— Subject: Reunion planning for 2023 From: “Webmaster” <email@example.com> Date: Thu, December 09, 2021 2:09 pm To: Fellow Marines, This email is primarily a forwarding … Continue reading →
Call for photos We need more pictures of the 2021 reunion. Indeed, we need photos from all reunions and service in all eras. Please see”Archives/Submitting Photos for Galleries” for how and to whom to send them. All photos this page … Continue reading →
VMM-265 is part of the 3rd Marine Expeditionary Brigade (3rd MEB), which continues to conduct essential, realistic training while adhering to strict COVID-19 safety protocols to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. We are prepared to deploy in support of our … Continue reading →
Harry Robert “Bob” Mills, 84, returned to base on October 3, 2021, at home in Pensacola, Florida, in the presence of his wife and family. “Harry Bob” was a pilot and went with HMM-265 to Vietnam aboard USS Boxer in … Continue reading →