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D-Day Presentation June 6, 2019


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Here is a photo of the wooden uniform stands that I have been using since 1980.

The heads are from Webster, male, flesh tone.

On the original design of the stands I attached the upright 2x2 to the base.

Recently, Don of Hutchins Custom Woodworking helped me redesign the stands so

that the uprights and the bases detach so they don't take up as much space when

traveling to a presentation.

The shoulders are made of a 3/4 by 3 1/2 attached with a carriage bolt, so that the

board can be moved vertical when traveling.

The heads are attached using a one inch dowel glued to the top of the upright, the

dowel is tapered to fit the taper of the inside of the head.

All the wood is pine to make it light weight.

I painted all twenty of the new redesigned stands with a satin black.

 

 

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Very tasteful display!

"There is no such thing as an expert, only students with different levels of education."
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Great display

In Memoriam:
Lieutenant J.Kostelec 1-3 First Special Service Force MIA/PD 4 March 1944 Italy
I HAVE SEEN THE ENEMY AND IT IS DAYLIGHT
Forget about the tips..We'll get hell to pay (AC/DC)
"If you cant get out and run with the big dogs then sit on the porch and bark at the cars going by.."

Have you Hugged a Clown Today?

You Cant Get A Sun Tan On The Moon..





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Great Job!

I wish more collectors would put on displays but it is a lot of work!

Mr.JERRY

My new book on the History of the US Service Flag is available now- contact me directly for a signed copy

https://www.elmgrovepublishing.com/in-the-service-of-our-country


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