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ORIGINAL HANDWRITTEN ARCHIVE OF TWO (2) WORLD WAR II DIARIES OF ED V. DAVIS - Y2C U.S.S BEATTY (DD640)

By: Ed V. Davis

Price: $2,055.99

Publisher: ASEA ABOARD THE USS BEATTY, 1942

Seller ID: 000001b

Condition: Good+


Archive lot of two sensational World War II diaries. As you open the cover of diary ONE, a small black book, it is signed "Ed V. Davis Y2C U.S.S BEATTY" (DD640) and at the bottom is has in print 50171 "Manufactured by U.S. Government Printing Office". The book starts out in October 16, 1942 and ends Tuesday, November 10, 1942. This diary was written as if he was talking to his mom. His job was in the bridge of the Beatty. He tells of many other ships and what days they joined the convoy. He talks of the secrecy of their destination of which he didn't know. He talks about pay, s... View more info