Cachet Maker Raymond A Aiken

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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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GregCiesielski Marblehead CL12 19350908 1 Postmark.jpg
GregCiesielski Marblehead CL12 19350908 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski Marblehead CL12 19350908 1 Back.jpg

1935-09-08
Locy Type 3 (BC-BTT)
"OUR 11TH / BIRTHDAY"
USS Marblehead CL 12

11th Anniversary of Commissioning

Cachet by C. Wright Richell


 

Bunter J Fred Talbott AG 81 19350910 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter J Fred Talbott AG 81 19350910 1 front.jpg
Bunter J Fred Talbott AG 81 19350910 1 back.jpg

1935-09-10
Locy Type 3 (AC-TBB)
THE NAVY'S / BLESSED EVENT
USS J Fred Talbott AG-81

Ship Keel Laying - USS Honolulu CL-48

Notes: Cachet is thermographed.


 

GregCiesielski RecShip Brooklyn 19350910 1 Postmark.jpg
GregCiesielski RecShip Brooklyn 19350910 1 Front.jpg
GregCiesielski RecShip Brooklyn 19350910 1 Back.jpg

1935-09-10
Locy Type 3ty (BBT)
"LAYING KEEL / USS HONOLULU"
US Receiving Ship Brooklyn NY

Ship Keel Laying - USS Honolulu CL 48

Notes: Cachet is thermographed.


 

Bunter Tucker DD 374 19360723 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter Tucker DD 374 19360723 1 front.jpg
Bunter Tucker DD 374 19360723 1 pm1.jpg

1936-07-23
Locy Type 3 (A-BBT)
"FIRST DAY IN / COMMISSION"
USS Tucker DD 374

Ship Commissioning

Cachet Makers: Roland E Hopkins, Raymond A Aiken and C Wright Richell

 

Bunter Bridge AF 1 19361003 1 Cachet.jpg
Bunter Bridge AF 1 19361003 1 Front.jpg
Bunter Bridge AF 1 19361003 1 Back.jpg

1936-10-03
Locy Type 3 (D2, AC-BBT)
"WELCOME / ENTERPRISE"
USS Bridge AF 1

Ship Launching - USS Enterprise CV-6

Co-sponsored by Roland E. Hopkins. Serviced by Eric L. Wardman. Artist is Leonard Rogers. Cachet is thermographed.


 

Bunter Widgeon ASR 1 19380727 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter Widgeon ASR 1 19380727 1 front.jpg
Bunter Widgeon ASR 1 19380727 1 pm1.jpg

1938-07-27
Locy Type 3 (BC-BTT)
"LAHAINA ROADS / MAUI T.H."
USS Widgeon ASR 1

Ship Birthday

Cachet Makers: Raymond A Aiken and C Wright Richell
ANCS 191 is Aiken. Richell's name is barely visible above the left anchor point in the lower left corner of the cachet.


 

Bunter Avocet AVP 4 19380917 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter Avocet AVP 4 19380917 1 front.jpg
Bunter Avocet AVP 4 19380917 1 back.jpg

1938-09-17
Locy Type 3r (AC-TBB)
"PEARL / HARBOR T H"
USS Avocet AVP 4

Ship Birthday

Cachet Makers: C Wright Richell, Raymond A Aiken and Walter Czubay
Notation on the back indicates that 44 covers with this cachet were canceled


 

Bunter Raleigh CL 7 19390206 1 cachet.jpg
Bunter Raleigh CL 7 19390206 1 front.jpg
Bunter Raleigh CL 7 19390206 1 back.jpg

1939-02-06
Locy Type 3r (AC-BTT)
"GONAIVES, / HAITI"
USS Raleigh CL 7

Ship Birthday

Notes: Cachet Makers: Walter Czubay and Raymond A Aiken.
Aiken's ANCS number (191) is found in the middle link of the chain at the bottom of the cachet border.

 


 

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