Offered for your consideration a WWII military history time capsule.. A truly stunning Museum Quality preservation standards framed U. WWII historical rarity honoring arguably the 20th Century’s Greatest U. General & Military Genius. General George Smith Patton Jr. [1885 1945] was a senior officer of the United States Army who commanded the U. S Seventh Army in the Mediterranean and European theaters of World War II but is best known for his leadership of the U. Third Army in France and Germany following the Allied invasion of Normandy in June of 1944. Historical reports and written records claim that General George S. Was the only General truly feared by the German Nazis. Extremely volatile and controversial it has been reported that George Patton was also feared by the Russians as well as top U. Industrial Complex Military Command. On December 8, 1945 General Patton’s vehicle collided with a American army truck and while his injuries where at first considered very minor, under mysterious conditions, General George S. Died on December 21, 1945. At his request he was buried with his fellow soldiers at the American Cemetery in Luxembourg City of Luxembourg. All the framing of this piece was done carefully and meticulously by hand using only the finest acid free museum grade linen fabric matt board materials availab. Each window opening has been separately framed and accented with silver wood filets. In addition to the clipped original, fully PSA/DNA Authenticated, hand signed vintage fountain pen signature, we. Also included for reference purposes- a laser scanned copy of the original letter General Patton wrote to his mother. Was inside the free frank signed mailing envelope from which the signature was taken. Patriotic star accented solid wood frame t. Military historical display also contains an 8 x 10 full color photograph of General Patton as well two (2) Four Star General Silver Collar Bars. The entire framed display is overlaid and protected under museum grade non-glare UV Plexiglas and measures a large 19.5″ x 32″. The autograph has been authenticated by PSA/DNA Authentication Services and the display will be accompanied with the original PSA/DNA. Of Authenticity and original plastic preservation capsule. This is a wonderful authentic example of this infamous and legendary American General and military genius. Aluminum metal plate in this display reads as follows. No bastard ever won a war by dying for his country. He won it by making the other poor dumb bastard die for his country. George Smith Patton Jr. (November 11, 1885 December 21, 1945) was a General of the United States Army who commanded the U. Seventh Army in the Mediterranean U. Seventh Army in the Mediterranean theater of World War II, and the U. Third Army in France and Germany following the Allied invasion of Normandy in June 1944. Patton cultivated a flashy, distinctive image that would inspire his troops to victory. He carried an ivory-gripped, engraved, silver-plated Colt Single Action Army. 45 caliber revolver on his right hip, and frequently wore an ivory-gripped Smith & Wesson Model 27. 357 Magnum on his left hip. He was seen wearing a highly polished helmet, riding pants, and high cavalry boots. Patton commonly referred to as Old Blood and Guts also cultivated a stern expression he called his war face. He was known to oversee training maneuvers from atop a tank painted red, white and blue. Patton’s colorful image, hard-driving personality and success as a commander always leading from the front inspired his troops. His strong emphasis on rapid and aggressive offensive action proved very effective. He was regarded highly by Adolph Hitler who called him that crazy cowboy general and very much feared by his other opponents in the German High Command. The German general Erwin Rommel The Desert Fox credited Patton with executing the most astonishing achievement in mobile warfare! Pattons impact on armored warfare and leadership were substantial, with the U. Armys adopting many of Patton’s aggressive strategies for its training programs following his death. To this very day many military officers claim inspiration from his legacy. Note: We spare absolutely no expense in the preservation of our historical and. Entertainment investment grade historical collectibles. We are proud of the fact that. Our framed historical investment rarities are truly works of art and the finest high grade investments. Nobody does it better. We cut no corners and spare no expense preserving history for future generations. 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This beautifully framed investment grade entertainment collectible would make a beautiful addition to your theater room or library. Check out the photos which do not do this justice. Complete satisfaction is always guaranteed. Send it back home! The item “George S. Patton Jr. WWII U. S Army General Autograph Signed Museum Display PSA” is in sale since Monday, March 11, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Military”. The seller is “themerchantofmemories” and is located in Marina del Rey, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Signed by: George S. Patton Jr.
- Autograph Authentication: Professional Sports (PSA/DNA)