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Posted 5 years ago


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This WWII Japanese Banner Was given to me by Marvin, a WWII US Navy veteran, I changed oil for him at work, and noticed his vet plates. I thanked him for protecting my freedom. We talked for awhile. About a month later I ran into him at Mcdonalds, Eating alone I sat down and had lunch with him. I Gave him my Name, Number and Address.

This showed up at my house today.

He has some other items, A Jap flag off Okinawa, Some coins from Hiroshima, Some Japanese paper currency etc.


  1. Driewer Driewer, 5 years ago
    It has a decorative dressing around the edges of the flag, Seems to be a souvenir item purchased from a shop or something in Japan.
  2. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 5 years ago
    Oh, I hope not!
  3. Driewer Driewer, 5 years ago
    Whats that?
  4. Driewer Driewer, 5 years ago
    Oh! Its genuine WWII Era, I think he got in while in the Japanese mainland. This is probly something a family would have hanging in there house, or window. I'll ask him.
  5. Driewer Driewer, 5 years ago
    I called him tonight, He doesn't remember where he got the flag, He said most likely in Japan from a shop. The coins he has from Hiroshima, They are fused together, From the blast. What a piece of history!

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