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USS Reuben James sunk.... 1st U.S. warship...



Item # 700015

October 31, 1941

NEW YORK POST, October 31, 1941 

* USS Reuben James sunk (Early 1st report) 
* 1st American warship casualty in WWII
 

The front page has a great banner headline: "U. S. WARSHIP SUNK" with banner subhead and photo. (see images) Nice for display. First report coverage on the sinking of the USS Reuben James, the 1st U.S. warship casualty of World War II.
Complete with 28 pages, light toning and minor wear at the margin, some small binding holes along the spine, a few light stains, generally in good condition.,

Category: World War II