Ken Staley, Deadeye

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Ken Staley passed away on March 31, 2011 due to a stroke.

We will all miss him, and are very grateful to share his work, which he shared with us before he passed away.

   Ken Staley, a Deadeye, is the author/artist of the book, "The Battle of Okinawa as Seen From the Foxholes of Ken Staley." Ken was a rifleman with Co K of the 383rd Regiment. His drawings were made in 1945 on Okinawa and Mindoro.

   Ken has also written his memoir titled, "Okinawa Sketchbook."

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Click the image to the right to go to Ken's memoir.
 
To View Ken's drawings in a larger jpg, click on each image.
 
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Third Battalian Chapel
 
Conical Peak
 
 
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In a Foxhole Near Kakazu
 
An Okinawa Village
 
       
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Waiting to Move Up
 
On Patrol
 
 
 
 
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