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USS Philadelphia - CL-41

Provided by Thomas Frank, son of Lt Joseph A Frank

Lt. Joseph A Frank

USS Philadelphia

1943 - 1945

The letter below was sent

by the men of his division

to his baby daughter

born in 1944

PDF Version of the letter
shown as a jpg image below
Lt Frank with men of his Divison .(identified in the letter as the 6th Division)
He is the officer in the center

This ashtray was given to officers
as a
memento of their service