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1930 China Marine Hat Cover

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Hi guys,

Finally I can post my 1930 China Hat Cover example. Does anyone know what the reverse “S” stands for?

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Best regards

Robert

 

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nice emblem. sure that's an 'S' and not an '8'?


-Brig
GySgt/USMC/0369
RSU-Quantico


"FOR OUR TOMORROWS, THEY GAVE THEIR TODAYS"
RIP
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Sgt John P Huling
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LCpl Joshua A 'Scottie' Scott
LCpl Jason Lee 'Birdman' Frye
LCpl Nicolas B Morrison
LCpl Jon T Hicks
LCpl Osbrany 'Oz' Montes De Oca
Pvt Lewis T D Calapini
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nice emblem. sure that's an 'S' and not an '8'?

Hi Brig. I was having the same thoughts, but then it will be kind of "unfinished" 8...hard to tell for sure... think.gif


Best regards

Robert

 

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regardless, nice to find an older emblem with all its hardware. Only M30 in my collection is service with the screwpost missing :(


-Brig
GySgt/USMC/0369
RSU-Quantico


"FOR OUR TOMORROWS, THEY GAVE THEIR TODAYS"
RIP
Sgt Jesse 'Jeff Nasty' Balthaser
Sgt John P Huling
Cpl Carlos 'Gilo Monster' Gilorozco
Cpl Stephen C 'Socks' Sockalosky
LCpl Joshua A 'Scottie' Scott
LCpl Jason Lee 'Birdman' Frye
LCpl Nicolas B Morrison
LCpl Jon T Hicks
LCpl Osbrany 'Oz' Montes De Oca
Pvt Lewis T D Calapini
'The SOI 5'

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Nice mark variation, I'd be proud to put it in my collection. I think that is an "8" as well. I have no idea what it means.

 

Mike


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Thank you Robert for the wonderful photo addition. It will surely be used in the reference section ;)



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The bended knee is not a tradition of our Corps. (General A. A. Vandegrift, USMC, 5 May 1946)

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