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This one came in today as well. Great condition and named to Rear Admiral Charles Lynn Strain, who served in the Pacific during World War II as a senior officer with the Navy Construction Battalions (the "Seabees").

 

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Always looking for uniquely marked helmets, WWI and WWII American Field Service items, WWII and earlier USMC items and named or numbered medals and medal groups.


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WOW!


You are his witness now, without a witness, they just disappear!

Quote from the movie TAKING CHANCE 2009

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Thanks Guys, it's nice to have a named early version in the shelf.


Always looking for uniquely marked helmets, WWI and WWII American Field Service items, WWII and earlier USMC items and named or numbered medals and medal groups.


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I love the "old school" look of the blue covers, and that one is a real beauty. Thanks for posting,

 

Justin B.


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Really struggling to find much info on this Admiral, anybody know anything or can send me in the right direction? I searched the Seabees, USNA graduates, etc... and there seems to be very little out there that I nave turned up anyway.

 

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Always looking for uniquely marked helmets, WWI and WWII American Field Service items, WWII and earlier USMC items and named or numbered medals and medal groups.


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Thanks, I found him on page 401 of the 1926 Lucky Bags year book as well, but nothing about his appointments or promotions etc...

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Always looking for uniquely marked helmets, WWI and WWII American Field Service items, WWII and earlier USMC items and named or numbered medals and medal groups.


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Great visor ik had look online for info not much Luck whit it . But saw the sad story about his Son ik think you saw that to

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Great visor ik had look online for info not much Luck whit it . But saw the sad story about his Son ik think you saw that to

I Didn't see it please feel free to share.

 

Thanks,


Always looking for uniquely marked helmets, WWI and WWII American Field Service items, WWII and earlier USMC items and named or numbered medals and medal groups.


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http://archives.chicagotribune.com/1959/07/26/page/1/article/student-at-purdue-slain-in-mystery

 

First page and on page 9

Sad to lose your life so young and in that way

Thank you, what a tragic story.


Always looking for uniquely marked helmets, WWI and WWII American Field Service items, WWII and earlier USMC items and named or numbered medals and medal groups.


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