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    Montclair, CA, USA
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    WWII Militaria: Iwo Jima Marine and Navy Items, WWII Japanese Militaria, US Army D-Day, 45rpm Records, Japanese Group Sounds, Vintage Motorscooters, Macross Model Kits.

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  1. In episode 8 of Foxtrot Canteen hosts Leonardo Flores and Daniel Bermudez interview author 2/F/23 4th MarDiv and historian Steven McCloud. We also discuss The Historical Unit of Southern California (HUSC) Spirit of 45 Livestream. Daniel discussed his 69th ID Battle Recon vet service coat as a recent find. Thank you!
  2. In Episode 6 of Foxtrot Canteen, Leonardo Flores interviews John Lofgren, Bootmaker who specializes in recreating handmade Vintage Military Boots in Japan. We also discuss the Japanese military vintage marketplace. John also announces his latest project with Eastman Leather: WWII Marine Raider boots.
  3. In Episode 7 of Foxtrot Canteen Daniel Bermudez and Leonardo Flores interview Michaela Negrete, unit leader and historian of the 1st WAC Separate Battalion (HUSC), in which we discuss the history of the WACs in WWII and the steps to become a WWII female reenactor. We also discuss the Historical Unit of Southern California's Spirit of 45 Livestream this coming Saturday the 15th at 12:00pm PST. Please listen to more details.
  4. In the new episode 5 of Foxtrot Canteen, Daniel Bermudez and Leonardo Flores interview Dan King, author of A Tomb Called Iwo Jima and The Last Zero Fighter, and his experiences interviewing WWII Japanese veterans, WWII Japanese militaria and working on Windtalkers. Thank you!
  5. Latest Episode 4 of Foxtrot Canteen WWII Militaria Podcast with special guest Matt LeMaster 37th ID focused Collector & National Archives researcher. Hosted by Daniel Bermudez and Leonardo Flores.
  6. New Episode 3 of Foxtrot Canteen Daniel Bermudez & I interview 6th MarDiv Historian and Collector Jason Faust. Thank you. https://soundcloud.com/leonardo-flores-126068696/foxtrot-canteen-militaria-podcast-ep-3-jason-foust-6th-marine-division-collector
  7. Hello, Daniel Bermudez and I started a Militaria podcast called "Foxtrot Canteen: WWII Militaria Podcast." We have two episodes up on Sound Cloud. Please check it out. Our first guest is Lori Berdak Miller from Redbird Research. Thank you! Leonardo Flores https://soundcloud.com/leonardo-flores-126068696/foxtrot-canteen-wwii-militaria-podcast-ep-2-military-records-with-lori-berdak-miller https://soundcloud.com/leonardo-flores-126068696/foxtrot-canteen-wwii-militaria-podcast-episode-1
  8. It was the fiscal year of the contract 42-43, it would have been issued in 1942.
  9. Expeditionary Medal & W Clasp No. 8073 is a Wake Island survivor & POW Irving B. Silverlieb, 1st Defense Battalion issued in 9/1946. The medal number was listed in his records, location of Medal unknown.
  10. Here is the ration I found last weekend. I thought I'd add it Todd's thread. LF
  11. Mos is 745 Rifleman and 609 Motor Crew where it says Spec. Military
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