WWII US Recognition pictorial manual of naval Vessels -
This is a WWII training book. Issued by the US Navy. Multiple pages with silhoutes of
naval vessels from the main players in WWII. Contains aerial views, side views and
a wealth of information regarding each ship.
The training book was issued in an envelope. Updates to the information arrived as new data was
found. At that point, a set of new pages were issued to the soldier. he would proceed to insert
the new set and discard the old information. This is one of the reasons why different dates may
be found inside the booklet.
US Army, Navy, and Marine Corps training books are a wealth of information for the collector
because they provide great detail regarding multiple topics.
The front of the envelope contained the following information:
of naval vessels
This page is a recognition and identification guide for WWII US collectibles. Multiple
detailed photos of a specific sample are provided. Descriptions point out clearly defined
points that should be noted.
One of the most commonly asked questions is "How much is my WWII US collectible worth?".
A price guide is included here to address this question. The value of the collectibles
is reviewed over a period of several years. A trend can be observed. The present worth
of US militaria in the collector's market is illustrated.
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This WWII US military collectible may be currently
It is becoming more difficult to be able to tell the fake ones from the real ones because
the quality of the reproductions is improving. The collector must become familiarized with
the construction style and materials employed in the manufacturing of this item.
Attention to the details is critical in order to be able to determine the authenticity of
If you have an interest is seeing other WWII US military collectibles, you can do so by
going to our
WWII US Military Collectibles Price Guide.
Where we cover items from the Army, Navy, Army Air Force and other organizations.