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USMC Paramarine Choiseul Raid and KIA Iwo Jima Group


Kurt Barickman
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Kurt Barickman

There is more to this group.

 

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Wow keep it coming.  Love see this. Kurt you weren’t kid when said this is a great group! Some really rare paperwork there.I have seen some of it in the book paramarine.

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Thanks Mark, yes the person who I had sold it to provided MUCH of the material for that book.

 

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For the gear collectors, the cousin joined the Minnesota National Guard and collected some himself and before he answered my ad he had sold his USMC jump boots (see photos) his sage green USMC jump smock and a set of the Paramarine camouflage jump jackets and pants.

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katieony

Kurt,

 

A really outstanding group.  Thank you for sharing this Marine's story!

 

Mike

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manayunkman

I can see why you took it back!

 

What happened to his uniforms?

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Thanks Robert and others.

 

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gunnertwo

Appropriate to remember him this 4th of July. RIP, hero, Son of the Nation.

 

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tdogchristy90

Really great collection, Kurt. Makes me want to post a paramarine collection I got to work with a few years ago.

 

Very nice!

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On 7/3/2021 at 6:05 PM, tdogchristy90 said:

Really great collection, Kurt. Makes me want to post a paramarine collection I got to work with a few years ago.

 

Very nice!

Do it!

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Minneapolis Star and Tribune with local KIA stories about them.

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