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The by-laws and constitution of the National Society of the Children of the American Revolution with image of their medal and descriptions of same.
Topics: National Society of the Children of the American Revolution, United States of America, American...
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Fred Harvey Restaurants provided this ephemera complimentary to the patrons which showed the insignia of the Air Corps, Army, Coast Guard, Marine Corps and the Navy of the United States in the Second World War.
Topics: Fred Harvey Restaurants, Air Corps, Air Force, Coast Guard, Marine Corps, Navy, Insignia, Map,...
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October 1964 issue of "All Hands," this issue concerned the specialties worn by seamen, petty officers and chief petty officers and their jobs in the United States Navy in handling ships and boats efficiently.
Topics: United States Navy, Navy Rates, Seamen, Petty Officers, Chief Petty Officers, Insignia, Navy...
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by Herbert Booker
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With the compliments of IFTA Office, Washington, D.C. On the occasion of opening the King Fahd Mosque in Los Angeles 1419 H. - 1998 A.C.
Topics: Islam, Muslim, Mosque, Saudi Arabia, King Fahd, Islamic Affairs, In the Name of God Most Gracious...
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Service ribbons of the former East German Armed Forces, D.D.R., Deutsche Demokratische Republik, German Democratic Republic. 1949-1990.
Topics: Deutsche Demokratische Republik, D.D.R., East German, East Germany, Service Ribbons, Insigne,...
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by Herbert Booker
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Brass, copper, pewter, silver and steel military and naval buttons.
Topics: Brass Buttons, British Army & Navy Buttons, U.S. Navy Buttons, U.S. Marine Corps Buttons, U.S....
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by Herbert Booker
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Military and naval metal uniform buttons from the American Revolutionary War of 1776 to 1902.
Topics: Great Britain, British Army, Royal Navy, Brass Buttons, 1776, 1902
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Regulations Governing the Uniforms of the United States Navy in 1841.
Topics: Uniforms, Insignia, Sword and Scabbard, Sword Belt, United States Mavy, Navy of the United States,...
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by Herbert Booker
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Seamen's short waiste jackets jackets and rank insignia worn from 1841 to 1865
Topics: Navy of the United States, United States Navy, Petty Officer Rating Badge, Seaman's Jacket, Ratings
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Photographs of naval officers of the 19th century along with regulations describing the uniforms of Navy and Marine Corps Officers to be worn.
Topics: United States Marine Corps, United States Navy, Uniforms and Insignia, USMC, USN, U.S.M.C., U.S.N.,...
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by Herbert Booker
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Henry Alexander Ogden was born in 1856 and died in 1936, he was one of the best, if not the best military artist who painted scenes of the U.S. Army from the American Revolution to 1902, prior to the First World War. These lithographic plate are from 1898 (Plate LXV) to 1902 (Plate XXIII). 
Topics: Army of the United States, Lithographic Plates, Henry Alexander Ogden, 1856-1936, Military Uniform...
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by Herbert Booker
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Branch and rank insignia of the British Army during the Victorian era.
Topics: Proficiency Badges, Trade Badges, Artillery, Cavalry, Infantry, Engineers, Chevrons Musician, Great...
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Ottmar Zieher printed hundreds of different picture postcards in colour such as sets about the other nations and their coins and postage stamps. These cards are hard-to-find and usually cost a lot and sometimes even money can acquire all of them. 
Topics: Ottmar Zieher, Imperial Germany, Picture Postcards, Coins, Postage Stamps, Stamps, Money, Austria,...
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Coloured picture postcards of Ottmar Zieher that show coins and postage stamps of other nations.
Topics: Picture Postcards, Post Cards, Ottmar Zieher
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NOTA BENE; These confederate stamps are only shown for historical purposes and not to honour nor tear down a former regime. It is renarkable the C.S.A. could have enough reliable printing presses, printer's ink, paper stock, lithograph stone engravers, etc.
Topics: Confederate States of America, C.S.A., Postage Stamps, 1861-1865
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United States Cutter Service, Army Transport Service and Light House Service.
Topics: R.C.S., U.S.Revenue Cutter Service, Army Transport Service, Light House Service, Uniforms, Insignia
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by Herbert Booker
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Thin white linen squares were printed with various seamen and petty officer specialty marks to be embroidered over and removed from the uniform during laundering and lightly tacked on the coat, jacket or jumper. Most of the printed patterns are still available for a reasonable price, 
Topics: Boatswain's Mate, Captains of the Tops, Coxswain, Gunner's Mate, Line Petty Officer, Machinist,...
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by Herbert Booker
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Cloth patches
Topics: Navy of the United States, United States Navy, Line Petty Officer, Insignia, Rates, Ratings
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Definitive postage stamps are the "Work Horse" of the post offices worldwide. They are easier to acquire canceled and uncanceled. 
Topics: Italy, Great Britain, Canada, Sierra Leone, United States of America, Malaya-Kelantan, Manchukuo,...
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by Herbert Booker
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These cap badges were made during the half-century reign of Queen Victoria of England to show the wearer's regiment. 
Topics: Regimental Cap Badges, Great Britain, United Kingdomn, Insignia, Royal Army, British Army, Uniforms...
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by Herbert Booker
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Dutch India colonial postage stamps
Topics: The Netherlands, Holland, Dutch, Dutch India, Colonies, Colony, Postage Stamps, 1889
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Postage stamps of Portuguese India, a colony of Portugal.
Topics: Portugal, Portuguese India, Portuguese, Postage Stamps
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Naval uniform regulations for the uniform of officers, but not for the seamen and petty officers.
Topics: Navy of the United States, Regulations Governing the Uniform of Commissioned Officer of the Navy of...
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U.S. Navy uniform regs.
Topics: Regulations Governing the Uniform of the United States Navy 1883, Navy Regs
The rank of Chief Petty Officer was created in 1897 and the enlisted rank insignia (rates) changed and the design of the new rates now look much like they do today. The later regulations of 1905 slightly differed in minor detail of how the eagle was perched on a branch, this was also the last time colour plates appeared until 1941 for the last time, 
Topics: Regulations Governing the Uniform, U.S. Uniform Regulations, Navy of the United States, United...
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by Herbert Booker
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A small catalogue with half-tone photographs of civil, military and naval insignia in 1898, Philadelphia
Topics: BB&B, Bailey-Biddle & Banks Co., Catalogue, Insignia, Medals
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Medals made by BB&B of Philadelphia, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Topics: BB&B, Bailey-Banks-&-Biddle Company, Philadelphia
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Insignia decal of the 18th Cavalry of the California Army National Guard applied to desert military vehicles like the old Afrika Korps in World War Two (1939-1945)
Topics: California Army National Guard, CA ARNG, 18th Cavalry, Afrika Korps, Insignia Decal, Insignia
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by Herbert Booker
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These Canadian postage stamps were issued under the reigns of Queen Victoria and under Kings Edward VII and George V of England.
Topics: Queen Victoria, King Edward VII, King George V, Dominion of Canada, Canada, Postage Stamps
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Postage stamps on German East Africa and German Southwest Africa fron 1884 to 1915.
Topics: German Southeast Africa, German East Africa, Postage Stamps, Colonial, Colonies, Colony
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Cavalry (yellow) chevrons used until 1918 to 1919 in the Army of the United States. From the collection of the late Michael von Deckbar who had possibly the best collection of chevrons in the U.S.A.!
Topics: Michael von Deckbar, Cavalry Chevrons, Chevrons, Insignia, Army of the United States, United States...
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One of the articles in that magazine is about submarine mines.
Topics: Navy of the United States, United States Navy, U.S.Navy, U.S.N., Submarine Mines, The Technical...
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Postage stamps of Costa Rica, El Salvador and Mexico.
Topics: Postage Stamps, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Mexico
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Programmes, postcards, etc. of the British Empire before, during and after WW1.
Topics: Ephemera, Postcards, Programmes, Great White Fleet of 1908
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Enver Hoxha honoured on these postage stamps in Albania, 
Topics: Enver Halol Hoxha, Albania, Albanian, Postage Stamps
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An early recruiting books produced for navy recruiters describing the benefits such as world travel, army pay day, etc., everything for prospective recruit soldiers.
Topics: Army Recruiter's Booklet, Army of the United States, United States Army, 1813, Recruiting
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Ranks straps and branch insignia of Mexican Army officers from 1914 to 1925. 
Topics: Republica de Mexico. Ejercito de Mexico, Artilleria, Caballeria, Infanteria, Ingenieros, Personal...
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Maps from World War One of Europe.
Topics: Western Front, Maps, Allied Expedtionary Force, Army, Armies, The Great War, World War One, World...
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Postage stamps of Czarist Russia.
Topics: Russia, Tsar, Czar, Russian stamps, Postage Stamps, 1914, 1915, 1916, World War One, First World...
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Insignia of the Army of the United States and the Navy of the United States in the Great War of 1914-1918.
Topics: Insignia, Army Insignia, Navy Insignia
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by Herbert Booker
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Issue Scott #484 through #519
Topics: George Washington, Benjamin Franklin, Postage Stamps, Definitive Postage Stamps, 1917, World War...
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Bailey, Biddle & Banks Company of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania produced a small catalogue of Army of the United States military insignia for commissioned officers in the First World War and later in the Second World War as well in sterling silver and gold plate whenever needed. B.B.B. created some of the finest insignia in addition to their creations of unique jewelry. 
Topics: Bailey Biddle & Banks Company, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, 1017, First World War, World War One,...
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United States Coast & Geodetic Survey branch and rank insignia in 1917.
Topics: USC&GS, U.S.C.& G.S., United States Coast & Geodetic Survey, Insignia, Rank, Uniform
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World War One branch and rank insignia of the United States Coast & Geodetic Survey. U.S.C.& G.S.
Topics: U.S.C.& G.S., USC&GS, United States Coast & Geodetic Survey, Insignia, Uniforms, WW1,...
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A book of interesting facts about the United States of America during the First World War and not only a description, but illustrations of the insignia and uniforms of the Army of the United States, the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps and the Army Air Service.
Topics: Uncle Sam. Fact Book, Uncle Sam's Fact Book of the Great War, The Great War, First World War, World...
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Uniforms and insignia of the Navy of the United States and the Army of the United States in World War One. 
Topics: Navy of the United States, Army of the United States, U.S.N., United States Navy, Navy of the...
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Belgian postage stamps.
Topics: Belgium, Belgian, Postage Stamps
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Uniforms and insignia worn by commissioned officers, warrant officers, chief petty officers, petty officers and seamen in the Navy of the United States of America in 1923.
Topics: Navy Uniform Regulations, Navy of the United States, Uniforms, Insignia, Medals, Ribbons, Sword,...
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by Herbert Booker
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STamps approval books were mailed to stamp collectors in order to same them time and energy searching out stamp and coin stores. Most of these stamp were cancelled, but still collectible.
Topics: H.H.Anvelink, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Stamp Approval Booklet
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The Lilley Company, Columbus, Ohio. 
Topics: M.C.Lilley Company, Officers' Uniforms, 1924, Catalog No.33
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by Herbert Booker
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A booklet with postage stamps would be mailed to a customer who selected the postage stamps they wanted and they would return this booklet along with the money to pay for the stamps they had selected. 
Topics: Postage Stamp Approval Booklet, The ABC Stamp Company, Postage Stamps
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by Herbert Booker
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An abbreviated 20-pages version of the 475-pages paperback book, Emphasis is on the Tests, Badges and Uniform of the Air Cadets of America.
Topics: Air Cadets of America Handbook for Young Men, Air Cadets, Air Cadets of America, History of...
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by Herbert Booker
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Coins and medals honouring Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie as well as fascist Ital medals in their occupation of Ethiopia.
Topics: Emperor Haile Selassie, Ethiopia, Abyssinia, Fascism, Italy
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Postage stamps of Italy depicting works of Italian art.
Topics: Postage Stamps, Italian art, Italy
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by Herbert Booker
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From 1936 to 1953 the Household Cavalry, the Foot Guards and other regiments wore these badges which different from the rank badges of the Royal Army in titles and added insignia. 
Topics: Conductor R.A.O.C., Royal Army Ordnance Corps, Master Gunner 1st Class, Master Gunner 2nd Class,...
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Postage Stamps of Liberia
Topics: Liberian, Liberia, Postage Stamps
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Fourteen commemorative postage stamps showing the image of King George VI on these colourful stamps.
Topics: Sierra Leone, Africa, England, Postage Stamps, Great Britain, United Kingdom
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by Herbert Booker
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Framed sets of cap and collar badges of the Indian and Pakistani armies.
Topics: India, Pakistan, Badges, Insignia, Army, Armies
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by Herbert Booker
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Equipment, insignia, uniforms and weapons of the Army of Argentina in the Second World War.
Topics: Argentina, Army of Argentina, Insignia, WW2, World War Two, Second World War, Ejercito de...
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by Herbert Booker
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Small booklet with a brown cover and fully illustrated with shoulder sleeve insignia, uniforms, etc.
Topics: A Guide to U.S.Army Insignia, Army of the United States, Second World War, United States Army, WW2,...
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by Herbert Booker
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A United States Army issued song book which some soldiers learned to sing as individuals or as a group, especially when on a long march to keep their spirits up. 
Topics: Army of the United States, United States Army, Army Song Book, Song Book, World War Two, WW2, WWII,...
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by Herbert Booker
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Small paperback book about the U.S. Armed Forces [rinted and distributed 8 days after the attack on Pearl Harbor in the Territory of Hawaii which also shows pictures of U.S.Army, U.S. Marine Corps and the U.S.Navy in WW2.
Topics: U.S.Army, U.S.Marine Corps, U.S.Navy, Fall in, 1941, Insignia, World War Two, WW2, WWII, Second...
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Catalogue showing not only boots, shes, leggings as well as the Same Brown belt and other military items. 
Topics: Army, Army of the United States, U.S.A., United States Army, Leather Equipment, Boots, Shoes,...
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by Herbert Booker
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A Seond World War map that also shows the insignia of the U.S. Armed Forces in the Second World War.
Topics: Greyhound Lines, Defense Map of America, Second World War, World War Two, WW2, WWII, Insignia,...
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by Herbert Booker
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A sixty-three book about uniforms and insignia of the United States Armed Forces in World War Two.
Topics: Insignia of the services, United States Air Corps, United States Air Force, United States Army,...
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Soldiers entering the Army of the United States as recruit received one of these booklets which helped familiarize them with what they could and could not do as well as describe the different ranks and the pay scale of soldiers from private to general officer. 
Topics: Army of the United States, United States Army, Rules & Regulations, World War Two, WW2, WWII,...
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United States Navy Uniform Regulations for 1941 with  14 colour plates of the medals and ribbons. This was the last set of navy regs to have colour plates!
Topics: United States Navy Uniform Regulations 1941, Medals, Ribbons, USN, USMC
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by Herbert Booker
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These were rates worn by members of the Seabees (U.S.Navy Construction Battalion in World War Two. Official and unofficial rates were worn despite rules and regulations. 
Topics: Chief Petty Officer, Petty Officer 1st Class, Petty Officers 2nd Class, Petty Officer 3rd Class,...
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Unofficial cloth patches displaying a flying bee armed with a Thompson sub-machine-gun and working tools worn by members of the Construction Battalion, also referred to as SeaBees!
Topics: C.B., Construction Battalion, SeaBee, Seabees, Shoulder Sleeve Insignia, Insignia, WW2, World War...
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by Herbert Booker
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P.T.Boat Squadron Insignia worn by naval personnel aboard Patrol Torpedo Boats like the skipper, Lieutenant John Fitzgerald Kennedy would have worn on PT-109 in the Second World War in the South Pacific theater.
Topics: Lieutenant John F. Kennedy, PT-109, Patrol Torpedo Boat Squadron Insignia, P.T.Boats, Insignia,...
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by Herbert Booker
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NOTA  BENE: This is not an endorsement for tobacco products, it is simply here to show what this particular tin looked for those who collect them as a hobby! A cigarette tin made in England in 1942 and given to the U.S. service women and men while guests of the British people. 
Topics: Pall Mall Cigarettes, England, Great Britain, Tobacco Products, English made U.S. cigarettes, WW2,...
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Set of postcards that show the branch and rank insignia of the U.S. Armed Forces given to the customers of Fred Harvey Restaurants as a patriotic way to acquaint the Home Front as an educational tool in WW2
Topics: Postcards, Fred Harvey Restaurants, World War Two, WW2, WWII, Second World War, 1942
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Patriotic World War Two booklet created for the people back home on the Home Front to acquaint them with the military insignia of the U.S. Armed Forces.
Topics: Air Corps, Army Coast Guard, Marines, Navy, insignia, booklet, World War Two, WW2, Second World...
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A recruiting booklet for those in the contruction industry who had their age waivered as their job skills were needed for clearing island, building airplane runways and constructimg quarters and mess halls on the South Pacific islands in WW2.
Topics: Bulldozer, caterpiller tractor, Construction Battalion, Seabees, Sea Bee, United States Navy, Navy...
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by Herbert Booker
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(1943) Insignia, Medals & Decorations of the U.S. Navy, Marines & Coast Guard wall poster
Topics: United States Coast Guard, United States Marine Corps, United States Navy, United States Armed...