USS Marvin Shields - Ship 13 --- The complete story (112 pages)
- Do you have a sailor on the USS Marvin Shields ship-13?
- Want to see the barrack (ship)?
- Did you know the USS Marvin Shields barracks (ship-13) is named for the only Medal of Honor Seabee winner?
- Did you know he left behind a 21 year old wife and a 6 month old daughter?
- Did you know you can see President Johnson presented the Medal of Honor to Mrs. Shields and their 2 1/2 year old daughter, Barbara. It's kind of moving. Look at video starting at 12:50. It's cool, but sad....
- You'll know more by reading this document than your sailor...
God bless you, Petty Officer Marvin Shields, "Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends" John 15:13 (KJV)