Summer Auction 2019 Sale 76
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This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 7/30/2019
(1884-1945) U.S. Navy admiral and pioneer of aircraft carrier operations, commanded all land-based aviation at Guadalcanal and later the Fast Carrier Task Force, which launched devastating raids against Japanese forces in the Philippines, Iwo Jima, Okinawa and the home islands throughout the final chapter of the war. Early partly-printed D.S., 1p. 4to., Washington, D.C., Sep. 3, 1924, a transmission letter for the commission as Lieutenant Commander of an Ellsworth Davis of the USS MISSISSIPPI. McCain signs at the conclusion in black ink, with two additional officers countersigning. Shows mailing folds, file holes at the top edge, some soiling and a lengthy pencil biographical inscription on the verso, else very good.
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Minimum Bid: $50.00
Final prices include buyers premium: $50.00
Estimate: $100 - $160
Auction closed on Wednesday, July 31, 2019.
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