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U.S.S. Blessman Dog Tag and Paper Grouping: D-Day and Iwo Jima (WIA) Vet

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Posted 10 September 2017 - 11:32 AM

Nicholas Graham served on the U.S.S. Blessman during D-Day, Luzon, and Iwo Jima. He served as a cook and was wounded (shrapnel and burns) after the U.S.S. Blessman was hit by a Japanese bomb off the coast of Iwo Jima where it had just finished dropping off and picking up UDT-15. The grouping also came with letters from a mother who's son died during the explosion; she asked him how her son passed and if he was there....very say.

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Posted 10 September 2017 - 11:33 AM

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Posted 10 September 2017 - 11:34 AM

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Posted 10 September 2017 - 11:34 AM

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Posted 10 September 2017 - 11:35 AM

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Posted 11 September 2017 - 08:23 AM

Great group. A Navy guy WIA at Iwo, nice!

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Posted 13 September 2017 - 11:24 AM

Great group. A Navy guy WIA at Iwo, nice!

I couldn't pass it up with all the documentation. My high bid was around $1-2 more than what it went for at the end. I was biting my nails.


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