Gene Tunney's American Legion cap
Lot 178
Gene Tunney's American Legion cap
Sold for £216 (US$ 363) inc. premium
Auction Details
Gene Tunney's American Legion cap
Lot Details
Gene Tunney's American Legion cap
A blue cap with yellow trim, embroidered with the American Legion badge and 'New York' to one side and 'PAST COMMANDER THEODORE ROOSEVELT JR. 1755' to the other. Name of Gene Tunney handwritten inside.

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  • The American Legion was chartered by Congress in 1919 as a patriotic, war-time veterans organization, devoted to mutual helpfulness. It is a not-for-profit community-service organization which now numbers nearly 3 million members, men and women, in nearly 15,000 American Legion posts worldwide.
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