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#1 suwanneetrader

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 07:04 PM

Just got these at a yard sale today.  Are they US? or What are they?  Era of use or any other info appreciated.  Richard

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 07:05 PM

USN Supply Corps

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 07:06 PM

couple of more pictures RLM

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 07:08 PM

USN Supply Corps


Agree 100%

"My corps, your corps; the Supply Corps!"

#5 Allan H.

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 07:12 PM

These are worn on the cuffs of naval officers' uniforms above the rank stripes. The Supply Corps had this insignia instead of the gold stars worn by line officers above their rank stripes.

 

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 07:17 PM

Thank you are they WWII or ? Richard

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 07:20 PM

Thank you are they WWII or ? Richard


They have been almost unchanged for over 100 years. They could date anywhere from the 30s through the 60s.

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Posted 24 May 2014 - 07:32 PM

Thanks Dave, now I have to figure how much I will ask for them Richard

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Posted 25 May 2014 - 08:10 AM

I'm moving this to FS. Still didn't find any just like these so will guess at $20.00  :rolleyes:  I can always come down.  Thanks again for the ID.  Richard




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