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Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« on: March 21, 2014, 09:22:50 PM »
I was not able to retrieve more records about the life of Fireman 3rd.Class Thomas, there's always hope something will show-up.
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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #1 on: March 21, 2014, 09:23:23 PM »
Purple Heart
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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #2 on: March 21, 2014, 09:26:31 PM »
Copy of Telegram Message
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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #3 on: March 21, 2014, 09:27:56 PM »
Roast of Sailors Killed In Action
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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #4 on: March 22, 2014, 06:51:40 AM »
Very nice Robin. That is just about as good as they get.
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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #5 on: March 22, 2014, 03:33:53 PM »
My favorite engraving style! Thanks for sharing a piece of legacy to this fine American!

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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #6 on: March 22, 2014, 05:29:10 PM »
Absolutely amazing and beautiful medal. I never grow tired of looking at USN engraved medals.

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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #7 on: March 22, 2014, 06:16:38 PM »
A really beautiful and historic medal grouping there R!  Just amazing with what you have in your collection!  Great Heart, and thanks for sharing it with us here!
Always looking for 325th G.I.R. and WWII USMC items!

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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #8 on: April 15, 2014, 10:12:09 AM »
Incredible Purple Heart..

I am still looking for a USS Arizona heart... some day... ::)

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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #9 on: December 07, 2014, 06:53:54 AM »
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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #10 on: September 13, 2016, 12:59:37 PM »
Another humbling medal, to a sailor who gave his all.

I missed this one as well, first time around. Thanks for sharing JS.
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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #11 on: September 14, 2016, 08:13:15 AM »
Thank you, Eric.
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Re: Stanley Thomas, USS Arizona
« Reply #12 on: November 02, 2016, 12:48:52 PM »
Awesome Purple Heart JS, and thanks for sharing it.  I also missed it the first time around.

 

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