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ID Help needed - Ships Commissioning or Homeward Pennant ?

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#1 Johndanger

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Posted 08 November 2017 - 10:18 AM

Hello I just picked up this unusual 20 foot pennant , as you can see the field behind the stars is red instead of blue, I have not been able to find any info about it


is it American?, Cuban? El Salvadoran?23432584_10214273191008823_327313023_o.jpg

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Posted 13 November 2017 - 10:37 AM

I'd say it's not a commissioning pennant for a United States commissioned vessel (not USN, USCG, MSC, MSTS, USNS, USGS, NOAA).  Also note that not only does it have white stars on a red field, but the stripes are blue and white rather than red and white.


Could be a 'foreign' flagged vessel, or more likely civilian, bunting or merely decorative

Edited by Salvage Sailor, 13 November 2017 - 10:38 AM.

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