Cachet Maker Gordon A Shaw

From NavalCoverMuseum
Jump to navigation Jump to search


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.


 

Thumbnail Link
To Cachet
Close-Up Image
Thumbnail Link
To Full
Cover Front Image
Thumbnail Link
To Postmark
or Back Image
Postmark Date
Postmark Type
Killer Bar Text
Ship
---------
Category


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Shaw DD373 19361026 6 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Shaw DD373 19361026 6 Back.jpg

1936-10-26
Locy Type FDC 3r (A-BBT)
"FIRST / MAIL"
USS Shaw DD-373

First Day of Postal Service

Cachet by Gordon A. Shaw, sponsored by Lloyd A. Nace. From the Tom Kean collection.


 

Bunter Honolulu CL 48 19380615 10 cachet.jpg
Bunter Honolulu CL 48 19380615 10 front.jpg
Bunter Honolulu CL 48 19380615 10 back.jpg

1938-06-15
Locy Type FDC 3r (A-BBT)
NAVY YARD / BROOKLYN
USS Honolulu CL-48

Ship Commissioning

Notes: Cachet Makers: Lloyd A Nace and Gordon A Shaw
Cachet is thermographed.


 

GregCiesielski McCall DD400 19380622 1 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski McCall DD400 19380622 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski McCall DD400 19380622 1 Back.jpg

1938-06-22
USPO Machine Postmark
"Mare Island Station"
Vallejo, CA
USS McCall DD-400

Commissioning

Lloyd A. Nace


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Sampson DD394 19380901 1k Front.jpeg
GregCiesielski Sampson DD394 19380901 1k Back.jpg

1938-09-01
Locy Type FDPS 3r (AC-BTT)
"FIRST / DAY"
USS Sampson DD-394

Commissioning cachet but cover is for First Day of Postal Service

Cachet sponsor Lloyd A. Nace. From the Tom Kean collection.


 

GregCiesielski Davis DD395 19381109 1 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski Davis DD395 19381109 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Davis DD395 19381109 1 Back.jpg

1938-11-09
Locy Type FDC 3r (AC-BTT)
"NAVY YARD / BOSTON"
USS Davis DD-395

Commissioning

Lloyd A. Nace


 

Bunter Helena CL 50 19390918 2 cachet.jpg
Bunter Helena CL 50 19390918 2 front.jpg
Bunter Helena CL 50 19390918 2 back.jpg

1939-09-18
Locy Type 3r (AC-BBT)
BROOKLYN / N Y
USS Helena CL-50

Ship Commissioning

Notes: Cachet Makers: Gordon A Shaw and Lloyd A Nace.
Cachet is thermographed.


 

GregCiesielski Navajo AT64 19400126 1 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski Navajo AT64 19400126 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Navajo AT64 19400126 1 Postmark.jpg

1940-01-26
Locy Type FDC 3r (A-BBT)
"NEW YORK / N Y"
USS Navajo AT-64

Commissioning

Cachet by Gordon A Shaw and sponsored by Lloyd A Nace.


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Walke DD416 19400427 3 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Walke DD416 19400427 3 Back.jpg

1940-04-27
Locy Type FDC 3r (A-BBT)
"FIRST DAY OF / COMMISSION"
USS Walke DD-416

Commissioning

Cachet by Gordon A Shaw and sponsored by Lloyd A Nace. From the Tom Kean collection.


 

Bunter Tautog SS 199 19400703 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter Tautog SS 199 19400703 1 front.jpg
Bunter Tautog SS 199 19400703 1 back.jpg

1940-07-03
Locy Type FDC 3r (A-TBT)
COMMISSION- / ED TODAY
USS Tautog SS-199

Ship Commissioning

Notes: Cachet Makers: Lloyd A Nace and Gordon A Shaw
Cachet is thermographed.


 

GregCiesielski McCawley AP10 19401009 1 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski McCawley AP10 19401009 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski McCawley AP10 19401009 1 Postmark.jpg

1940-10-09
Locy Type FDPS 9efw
USS McCawley AP-10

Ship First Day Of Postal Service

Note:


 

Bunter Sacramento PG 19 19410227 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter Sacramento PG 19 19410227 1 front.jpg
Bunter Sacramento PG 19 19410227 1 pm1.jpg

1941-02-27
Locy Type FDPS 9v
USS Sacramento PG-19

Ship Recommissioning
Ship First Day Of Postal Service

Notes:


 

GregCiesielski Grayling SS209 19410320 3 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski Grayling SS209 19410320 2 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Grayling SS209 19410320 2 Postmark.jpg

1941-03-20
Locy Type FDPS 3 (A-BTB)
"FIRST DAY / MAIL SERVICE"
USS Grayling SS-209

First Day of Postal Service

Very faint r/s marking from Alex R. Hesse on the back
Arognauts Crew No. 24, ANCS


 

GregCiesielski US Navy 19411012 1 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski US Navy 19411012 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski US Navy 19411012 1 Back.jpg

1941-10-12
Locy Type P (modified 3z)
U.S. NAVY

Columbus Day

Arthur A. Christensen


 

GregCiesielski Drum SS228 19411115 3 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski Drum SS228 19411115 3 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Drum SS228 19411115 3 Postmark.jpg

1941-11-15
Locy Type FDPS 3 (A-BTT)
"FIRST DAY / MAIL"
USS Drum SS-228

First Day of Postal Service

ANCS Argonauts


 

Bunter OtherUS Marine Base San Diego 19411120 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter OtherUS Marine Base San Diego 19411120 1 front.jpg
Bunter OtherUS Marine Base San Diego 19411120 1 back.jpg

1941-11-20
Locy Type 7di
MARINE CORPS BASE
Marine Base San Diego

Thanksgiving Day

Notes: Cachet Makers: Arthur A Christensen and Gordon A Shaw.


 

GregCiesielski USMC 19411127 1 Cachet.jpg
GregCiesielski USMC 19411127 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski USMC 19411127 1 Back.jpg

1941-11-27
Locy Type 6
USMC Barracks
Mare Island Branch
Vallejo, CA

Thanksgiving Day

Sponsored by Arthur A. Christensen


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Bristol DD453 19411206 1 Front.jpg

N/A

1941-12-06
Locy Type 3 (A-OTO)
"CAPE / CHARLES VA"
USS Bristol DD 453

Shakedown Cruise

Cachet by George V. Sadworth & Gordon A. Shaw.


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Bristol DD453 19411212 1 Front.jpg

N/A

1941-12-12
Locy Type 3 (A-OTO)
"FIRST / SALVO"
USS Bristol DD 453

Shakedown Cruise

Cachet by George V. Sadworth & Gordon A. Shaw. From the Tom Kean collection.


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Chenango AO31 19411217 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Chenango AO31 19411217 1 Back.jpg

1941-12-17
Locy Type 3 (A-BBT)

Famous Ancestors

Censored. Sponsored by Arthur A. Christensen. From the Tom Kean collection.


 

N/A

GregCiesielski Vulcan AR5 19441027 1 Front.jpg

N/A

1944-10-27
Locy Type Fz
USCS Postmark Catalog Illus. V-14a

Navy Day (Robbing The Cradle?)

Note: "Pin Up Girl" - Because of the diaper pin?

 


 

If you have images to add to this page, then either contact the Curator or edit this page yourself and add them. See Editing Cachet Maker Pages for detailed information on editing this page.

 


Copyright 2021 Naval Cover Museum