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Real Photo Postcard of WW I USS Georgia Crewman

Started by Championhilz , Nov 06 2017 08:10 PM

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#1 Championhilz

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Posted 06 November 2017 - 08:10 PM

I went to a local flea market this weekend, and in the very first booth I spotted a basket filled with postcards and pictures - I dug through it, and found this ripped real photo postcard of a crewman from the USS Georgia. The Georgia, BB-15, served as a training ship at the start of World War 1, and later did convoy escort duty. Unfortunately the sailor is not identified. The card may be in rough shape, but for $1 I thought it was worth saving.

 

 

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