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M-1926 CAP EGA FROM MAJ. & USMC AUTHOR JOHN N. RENTZ


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#1 INIMICUS

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 12:43 PM

STAMPED 'STERLING' AND '1/30 RG ON STERLING.' FROM A WHITE DRESS HAT, PART OF A UNI GROUPING, THESE SEEM MORE 1930s/WWII THAN 1920s. THO NO DATE OF THE CAP THE UNIS (DRESS BLUE AND 'ALPHAS' ARE '42 AND '44 DATED. THO SOME I DIDNT GET ARE KORWAR.

 

COMMENTS ON THE EGA PLEASE AND ANY INFO ON RENTZ. ALL MY SEARCHES TURN UP THE BOOKS OR MAG ARTICLES, NOTHING ON HIS BIO OR EVEN HIS BURIAL OR OBIT. MANY THANKS FOR ALL HELP!

 

 

 

 

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 12:43 PM

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Posted 16 September 2017 - 04:40 PM

Ancestry.com will have lots of info on him for the portion of his career before 1958



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Posted 16 September 2017 - 05:18 PM

ok thanks brig! - hope it isnt expensive to join.  meantime I've contacted the usmc historical center, cheers david



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Posted 16 September 2017 - 06:35 PM

It's not overly cheap, but if you want to collect named USMC items, it's a necessity and worth every penny.



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Posted 17 September 2017 - 03:50 AM

HUA.   dw



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Posted 06 October 2017 - 04:44 PM

Interesting



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Posted 12 October 2017 - 03:13 PM

HUA.   dw

HUA? NO!

 

It's - OOHRAA!!!

 

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