I've been wanting one of these for some time. Found this on eBay
; not hard to find, or very expensive.
Was interesting to me for several reasons:
1. Neat & clean.
2. Clear cancel (US Navy 1944)
3. Able to associate to ship and location (USS PC-571 - Patrolling Hawaiian Islands)
4. Interesting hand stamp. (Applicant is NOT
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