Please note that this is a cover only.
This is an original November 17th, 1944 two-color cover for Yank: The Army Weekly Magazine featuring Private Conrad Baker, from New York City, stationed in Germany, buttoning up a new overcoat, and looking pleased with the new warmth.
This 69+ year old Item is rated Very Fine ++. Moderate aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. There is a mailing label in the top center.
Period Paper is thrilled to release this new collection of YANK: The Army Weekly Magazine which includes covers, pinups, and maps from 1943-1944. This collection offers a unique look at the life of an average American GI on the front lines of World War II, from New Guinea to Monte Casino, as well as some of the things that kept them ticking, including numerous attractive pinup girls. Many a soldier probably dreamed of getting mail from one of these beauties! This collection is sure to fascinate anyone interested in the world's most devastating conflict, and the people who participated in it.
Photography by Signal Corps..
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Type: Original Cover