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Beck Naval Covers 1961-63

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Shown in DATE ORDER

1961

Alabama Statehood
Dec/14/1961/12 M

Similar cachet artwork used
in 1951-2 and 1956-7
statehood series.

 

Shown in DATE ORDER

1962

 

USS Richard E Byrd
DDG-23
Seattle, WA
Launching
FEB 6/?130PM/1962
One of the prototypes for
the numbered series.


  
   
USS Buchanan
DDG14
Commission
FEB/7/1962/A.M.
One of the prototypes for
the numbered series.

 


Scan courtesy of Paul Huber

 

USS Tattnall
DDG-19
Launching
FEB 13/9 AM/1962
One of the prototypes for
the numbered series.

Scan courtesy of Paul Huber

 

USS James Madison
SSBN-627
Keel Laid
MAR 5/930 AM/1962
One of the prototypes for
the numbered series.

 


Scan courtesy of Paul Huber
 
USS English
DD-696
Mercury 7
MAY/24/1962/A.M.


First MWB Space.

 


Scan courtesy of Eddie Bizub
 
USS John R Pierce
DD-753
Mercury 7
MAY/24/1962/P.M.
Prime Recovery. Shown in Cartier's Book. Issued only to CREW.

 

 

USS John C Calhoun
SSBN-630
Keel Laying
JUN 4/230 PM/1962

Scan courtesy of Larry Johnson


One of the prototypes for
the numbered series.

 
 

USS Hoel DDG-13  This cover was also part of the numbered series as number 45.


 

USS Stonewall Jackson SSBN-634

Keel Laying

JUL/4/730AM/1962

 


Scan courtesy of Paul Huber

 

USS Lake Champlain
CVS-39
Sigma 7 RS
OCT/3/A.M./1962
Printed address front 
 

 
1963

 

USS Thresher
SSN-593
Portsmouth, NH
Memorial Cover. 
29 Apr 1963 3:30

 



 
USS Joseph Strauss
DDG-16
Commission
APR/20/1963



USS Joseph Strauss DDG-16.  This cachet was also part of the numbered series as number 354.

 
USS John Paul Jones Visits Foreign Ports

 

Port call and cachet date is rubber stamped.

Similar to printed cachet B305 of the numbered series.

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Scan courtesy of Charlie Hamilton 6/2014











 

USS Wright
CC2
MAY 11 1963
Recommissioning

 

Also see B numbered
version HERE
B343

 


Scan courtesy of Charlie Hamilton

 

USS Truxtun
DLGN-35
Camden, NJ
Keel Laid
JUN 17/1-PM/1963
 

 

USS Everett F Larson DD-830
Change of Command
/5/A.M./1963

Note Beck's name on the front of the cover

 


 
USS John Paul Jones
DD-932
Change of Command
JUL/10/1963/A.M.
Unusual Beck printed name on reverse of cover.


 

USS Yosemite AD-19
Change of Command
AUG/3/A.M./1963

 

 

 


Unusual Beck printed name on reverse of cover.

Scan courtesy of Rich Hoffner



 
USS Andrew Jackson
SSBN-619
Panama Canal
14 Aug 1963


 

 
USS Andrew Jackson
SSBN-619
Patrick AFB, FL
First Polaris Firing Blue Crew
OCT 3/10 AM/1963
Ships cachet on reverse
 

Cover shown is autographed by the CO.  Paul M Huber, Captain USN


 
USS Barb
SSN-596
Balboa Canal Zone
Panama Canal
Oct 7/1 PM/1963
 

A similar cachet design was used by Beck for USS Barb Commissioning.  Beck cover number 368
 


 
USS Andrew Jackson
SSBN-619
Patrick AFB, FL
First Polaris Firing Gold Crew
OCT 18/11 AM/1963



Cover shown is autographed by the CO.  Paul M Huber, Captain USN

 
USS McCloy
DE-1038
First Day in Commission

This is a CREW cover
(No Beck Number)
Also see B374

Scan courtesy Rich Hoffner

 

USS Kawishiwi
AO-146
Navy Day 1963

This is a CREW cover
(No Beck Number)
Also see B399
 


 
USS Chipola
AO-63
 

Navy Day 1963

CREW No Beck Number
Also see B400

Beck Event and Naval Covers 1962-63

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