1942 - 1943 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT JOURNAL OF ONE MAN'S SERVICE AS A MECHANIC AND PIPEFITTER AT THE PUGET SOUND NAVY YARD REPAIRING SOME OF THE MOST STORIED SHIPS IN THE UNITED STATES NAVY

By: K. L. KLOPFER

Price: $2,055.99

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On offer is a super, original manuscript relic of one man's service during World War II as a mechanic and pipefitter at the Puget Sound Navy Yard at Bremerton, Washington, and who worked on several famous ships including; the U.S.S. Saratoga, U.S.S. Nevada, U.S.S. Idaho, U.S.S. Ward, U.S.S. Enterprise, and several P.T. boats. Handwritten by K. L. Klopfer 26 pages of entries cover the period of March 17, 1942 through to November 1, 1943. Klopfer writes many fascinating entries about the damage sustained by several of these vessels, work duties and all other daily doings in the Navy Yard. Hole-punched pages housed in sturdy vintage leather three-ring binder. Overall G+.

Title: 1942 - 1943 ORIGINAL MANUSCRIPT JOURNAL OF ONE MAN'S SERVICE AS A MECHANIC AND PIPEFITTER AT THE PUGET SOUND NAVY YARD REPAIRING SOME OF THE MOST STORIED SHIPS IN THE UNITED STATES NAVY

Author Name: K. L. KLOPFER

Categories: Books and Manuscripts General Overview, 20th Century Manuscript, 20th Century Diary,

Publisher: BREMERTON WASHINGTON, 1942

Book Condition: Good+

Type: Manuscript

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller ID: 0002362

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