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#1 otter42

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Posted 06 November 2015 - 06:00 PM

Picked this up in the last couple days.

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Posted 06 November 2015 - 06:02 PM

Can anyone read French and tell me what the Post Card says, the insignia and hat came together, I love the price tag and from Ft Lewis too! 

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Posted 06 November 2015 - 06:04 PM

Someone scribbled out the owners name, and it bleed through, it's a large size maybe 7 1/2.

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Posted 06 November 2015 - 06:16 PM

Found Mr Gerard on Find A Grave, looks like he's buried in Middleton Mass:

 

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Posted 06 November 2015 - 06:41 PM

Loosely translated I think it says:

He has knocked over the bucket of wine...
I suspected as much that we had something bad happen.

(Notice the character to the right staring at the spilled bucket)

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Posted 07 November 2015 - 09:28 AM

Nice Chemical Mortar Bn di. Is it pin back and marked? I also like the colored Spec-5 pin.



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Posted 07 November 2015 - 04:10 PM

Nice Find--- I like the dog tags a lot--Blue Skies Mark



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Posted 08 November 2015 - 06:18 AM

Chemical Mortar Bn. is clutch back and marked G23 Made in USA, thanks for all  the comments, Ken



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Posted 08 November 2015 - 11:54 AM

Chemical Mortar Bn. is clutch back and marked G23 Made in USA, thanks for all  the comments, Ken

 

Bummer. Must be for the current 82nd Chemical Battalion.




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