USN US Navy Naval Submarine Plaque USS Seawolf SSN-575

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  • Item Category: Militaria & Weapons
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jan 04, 2007
  • Channel: Auction House

US Navy Naval Submarine Plaque USS Seawolf SSN-575 Heavy aluminum plaque. Aluminum portion of the plaque measures 8" wide by 9" long and weighs 4 Pounds. Mounted on a wooden crest. Very early made plaque. Probably in the 1950's Nice looking.

Postage is $9.10 in the USA.


If you are looking for souvenirs from U.S. Naval War Ships that maybe you, your father, or, someone that you know served aboard, t really aren't very many named things that you can collect from US Naval Ships. On certain ships they had ship stores w you could buy cigarettes, razor, gum, candy, stamps and things like that. Some ship's stores sold a few items such as shoulder rocker patches with the ships name on them, ship patches yearly cruise books, and lighters with the ship's name and logo. Some ship's stores carried stationary with the ships logo or the name of the ship with a small picture of the ship. Not all naval ships had a ship stores, and some didn't have anything to sell. Back in the 50s and 60s you could get a book of matches with the ship's name on it. They have always been a great collectors item. But, that all stopped about 40 years ago. A lot of ship souvenirs were bought in foreign seaports, outside of a naval base or maybe along side a pier. Items, such as ashtrays, lighters, coffee cups and mugs, belt buckles, and
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