US // 1914 Mexican Campaign / Souvenir

Sub-collection: Artifacts not flags

Mail Bag = Always Ready Mexican campaign 1914
(obverse). U.S. Mail (reverse).
In 1914 the US sent the US Navy to Vera Cruz, Mexico. This small blue bag is stamped with an image of a US shield, with a USN Battleship superimposed over the stripes. The shield is flanked by a Sailor and a Marine whos are accompanied by flags, an anchor [...]

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