Painted and ID'd footlocker

Discussion in 'Related Gear' started by Stony, Aug 12, 2018.

  1. Stony

    Stony Well-Known Member

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    Picked up this footlocker recently. I believe it's from a bomb squadron that was either stationed in Panama, Caribbean or Bahamas during the war. Research to come.

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  2. dujardin

    dujardin Well-Known Member

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    wowwwwwwwwwww splendid

    good catch

    i like those personnalised footlocker
     
  3. Carl

    Carl Well-Known Member

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    Have wanted a footlocker for a while now ! damm expensive to ship to the UK though :(
     
  4. ausreenactor

    ausreenactor Well-Known Member

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    Hmmm... Two symbols to wrap my head around....

    Great get mate!
     
  5. Thomas Koehle

    Thomas Koehle Well-Known Member

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    awesome find!

    congrats!
     
  6. Stony

    Stony Well-Known Member

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    Scott was assigned to the 397th Bomb Squadron and they conducted anti submarine patrols in Panama and the Galapagos Islands during the war. Upon returned to Rock Island, IL., he was assigned to the arsenal there.
     

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