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Here's something I picked up some years ago. As it nicely incorporates the EGA I thougt I'd post it here. An interesting and early souvenir of post-WW2 China service. A silver ring dated 1945 from Tienstsin. Enjoy....

Semper Fi......Bobgee


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"I have only two men out of my company and 20 out of some other company. We need support, but it is almost suicide to try to get it here as we are swept by machine gun fire and constant barrage is on us. I have no one on my left and only a few on my right. I will hold." (Message sent by 1st Lt. Clifton B. Cates. USMC, 96th Co., Soissons, 19 July 1918 - later 19th Commandant of the Marine Corps 1948-1952)

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Very nice Bob...any Maker marks on the inside? Dirk


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Dirk

Hadn't looked at it in a while. It has 2 sets of Chinese hallmarks on the inside band. Obviously I can't read them but I'll guess one is silver content and the other a maker.

S/F.....Bob


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"I have only two men out of my company and 20 out of some other company. We need support, but it is almost suicide to try to get it here as we are swept by machine gun fire and constant barrage is on us. I have no one on my left and only a few on my right. I will hold." (Message sent by 1st Lt. Clifton B. Cates. USMC, 96th Co., Soissons, 19 July 1918 - later 19th Commandant of the Marine Corps 1948-1952)

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