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#1 kyhistorian01

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Posted 19 December 2014 - 05:38 PM

Here are a few of the things I have picked up in the past couple of months though friends and contacts in the community. Thought I would share.

 

Pic 1 an unissued pair of WWII goggles dated 1945 and a few pieces of insignia. The Air Crew Wings are Pin Back and marked Sterling

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Posted 19 December 2014 - 05:39 PM

A JAN 1 manual in good condition

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Posted 19 December 2014 - 05:39 PM

Pic of the inside of the JAN 1

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Posted 19 December 2014 - 05:40 PM

Bound Set of ships newspapers put together just after WWI for the transport USS George Washington

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Posted 19 December 2014 - 05:41 PM

1942 dated Navy recruitment booklet

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Posted 19 December 2014 - 06:03 PM

Great finds.The HATCHER book list's Harry Truman in one of the artillery units it transported.I think he is listed as a captain.I have the same book.THe JAN book is also cool.



#7 David D

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Posted 19 December 2014 - 06:22 PM

Nice finds.

 

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Posted 19 December 2014 - 06:44 PM

Very cool WWII finds!

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Posted 20 December 2014 - 12:57 AM

The goggles are very nice. I found a pair recently. They look good sitting on a helmet.




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