Wednesday, June 30, 2010

USS Mercy Snow White Patch

Snow White cares for an injured Dopey on this embroidered military patch from World War II. Text reads " USS Mercy AH-8." Measures 4" x 5".

From ebay description...
The USS Mercy AH-8 was a comfort-class hospital ship laid down under Maritime Commission contract by Consolidated Steel Corporation at the Wilmington Yard, Wilmington, California, on 4 February 1943. She was acquired by the U.S. Navy from the Maritime Commission on 25 March 1943 and launched the same day.

Image via Discount Tool Guy.

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