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Letter opener with Teakwood Handle from the deck of U.S.S. MARYLAND

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Posted 3 years ago


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Teakwood Handle on a letter opener. The teakwood handle came from the deck of the U.S.S. MARYLAND.The U.S.S. MARYLAND survived Pearl Harbor and has seven Battle Stars in the Asiatic Pacific Theater. It was nicknamed "FIGHTING MARY" It was Commissioned July 21 1920. There is also a book of Matches with it Can anyone tell me anything about the close up of Emblem on back of Match cover?

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  1. musikchoo musikchoo, 3 years ago
    Thank You ROBinHawaii.
  2. musikchoo musikchoo, 2 years ago
    Thank You for the help AR8Jason. Thanks for the Site.
  3. musikchoo musikchoo, 2 years ago
    I agree. Such a Historical Keepsake to have a wrong date on it !!
  4. scottvez scottvez, 2 years ago
    Great piece of trench art!

  5. musikchoo musikchoo, 2 years ago
    Thanks scottvez
  6. musikchoo musikchoo, 2 years ago
    Thanks BELLIN68 and Jimbo for the love!!
  7. musikchoo musikchoo, 2 years ago
    Thank You mrmajestic l
  8. musikchoo musikchoo, 2 years ago
    Thanks officialfuel and purpledog,for the Love

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