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Go For Broke stamps from US Postal Service

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  1. ColHessler

    ColHessler Member

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    https://store.usps.com/store/produc...ese-american-soldiers-of-wwii-stamps-S_480504

    I don't know how long they'll have this, but I saw in a catalog from USPS this little item commemorating the Nisei Soldiers of WWII in American service.
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    The front
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    Inside front with timeline of the start of the war and the highlights of their service.
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    Intro page IMG_0403.JPG
    The 100th Infantry Battalion (Separate) and it's time in Italy. IMG_0404.JPG
    The 442nd Regimental Combat Team and it's "Lost Battalion" rescue of the Texans in France.
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    The combined campaigns of the two units, plus their artillery component, the 522nd FAB, which was at Dachau.
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    The interpreters in the Pacific as well as the Nisei WAC's, who performed all manner of services, and were not segregated like their male counterparts.
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    The 1399th Engineer Construction Battalion who were stationed on Oahu to build on that island.
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    The story of the stamp design.
     

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    One more thing.
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    The stamp sheet that comes with the booklet. I'm glad I found this and hope you agree. It cost me $39.95 plus $1.40 shipping and handling.
     
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