Cachet Maker E L Beckwith

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E. L. Beckwith was a Navy Mail Clerk on the USS Lexington CV-2.


Cachets should be listed in chronological order based on earliest known usage. Use the postmark date or best guess. This applies to add-on cachets as well.


 

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1933-1935

Naval Mail Clerk on the
USS Lexington CV-2.

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Bunter Lexington CV 2 19331111 1 Cachet.jpg
Bunter Lexington CV 2 19331111 1 Front.jpg
Bunter Lexington CV 2 19331111 1 Back.jpg

1933-11-11
Locy Type F  (USCS Illustration L-11)
"ARMISTICE DAY 1933 / BREMERTON WASH"
USS Lexington CV-2

Armistice Day

Although it is highly likely that E. L. Beckwith cancelled the covers on the ship, it is not certain exactly what role he played, if any, in relation to the cachet. Deane C. Bartley likely serviced the covers stateside.


 

Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340407 1 Cachet.jpg
Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340407 1 Front.jpg
Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340407 1 Back.jpg

1934-04-07
Locy Type 9
Locy Type SLO "LEXINGTON / CAPTURES / HMS EDWARDS"
USS Lexington CV-2

Naval Battle Commemoration

Cachet Maker is Unknown. Cachet is just a sticker for the 1940 Philatelic Convention in Detriot. It is not certain exactly what role Beckwith played, if any, with regard to the cachet.


 

Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340509 1 Cachet.jpg
Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340509 1 Front.jpg
Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340509 1 Back.jpg

1934-05-09
Locy Type 3s (A)
"MACON / ENROUTE"
USS Lexington CV-2

East Coast Cruise - 1934

Cachet Maker is Unknown. This is one of the "1934 East Coast Cruise" cachets from the USS Lexington CV-2. It is not certain exactly what role Beckwith played, if any, with regard to the cachet.


 

Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340531 2 Cachet.jpg
Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340531 2 Front.jpg
Bunter Lexington CV 2 19340531 2 Back.jpg

1934-05-31
Locy Type 3s (A)
"PRESIDENTIAL / REVIEW"
USS Lexington CV-2

East Coast Cruise - 1934

Cachet Maker is Unknown. This is one of the "1934 East Coast Cruise" cachets from the USS Lexington CV-2 but with some added text related to the Presidential Review. It is not certain exactly what role Beckwith played, if any, with regard to the cachet.

 


 

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