ZIPPOS #F02

DESCRIPTION OF ZIPPO #F02

IN MEMORY OF ERNIE PYLE 1945

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  •  ERNIE PYLE  ERNIE PYLE LIGHTER

    1945 ZIPPO, BLACK CRACKLE FINISH, MIB,THE BOX HAS SOME WEAR ,THE LIGHTER HAS "IN MEMORY OF ERNIE PYLE 1945" INGRAVED ON FRONT, IT IS SAID TO BE IN GEORGE BLAISDELL OWN HAND WRITING. ONLY 200 OF THESE LIGHTERS WERE MADE AND GIVEN TO THE CREW OF THE USS CABOT, THIS IS THE SAME SHIP AND TIME ERNIE PYLE WROTE HIS FAMOUS SHORTEST WAR STORY ON THE BOTTOM OF A ZIPPO, "TOKYO", ERNIE PYLE WAS KILLED BY GUN FIRE ON APRIL,15.1945 ON OKINAWA , THIS IS A TRUE CLASSIC, AND IN THIS CONDITION , VERY RARE!

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