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Posted 4 years ago

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ttomtucker
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My dad hauled this footlocker around since 1943 when he made Chief Mineman and he retired in 1960. Sometime in the fifties the rating for CMN was changed to MNC Mineman Chief. I'm not sure of the wood, but it could be plain old plywood.

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  1. VikingFan82 VikingFan82, 4 years ago
    I remember seeing one of those at my grandfather's some time ago.
  2. ttomtucker ttomtucker, 3 years ago
    Thanks Bogie, Savoychina, VikingFan
  3. Pop_abides Pop_abides, 3 years ago
    I see he managed to 'relocate' a U.S. Navy lock (grins)
  4. ttomtucker ttomtucker, 2 years ago
    Thanks you pop_abides good old US Navy lock that found it's way to this locker!!!
  5. ttomtucker ttomtucker, 2 years ago
    Thank you miKKoChristmas11
  6. Manikin Manikin, 2 years ago
    This is wonderful ttom that you have your dads foot locker ! Love it ! And thanks so much for all your help on my unknown solider's I have posted . I will keep history with it :-)
  7. ho2cultcha ho2cultcha, 2 years ago
    i love that plywood! i have a few plywood boxes which i like, but the wood grain in yours is really great.
  8. ttomtucker ttomtucker, 2 years ago
    Thank you Manikin and ho2cultcha

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