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Admiral Ernest King Color Photo Signed Autograph 1943 Philadelphia Inquirer Picture Parade
This item is a 10 1/2" X 15" page from The Philadelphia Inquirer Newspaper Picture Parade Magazine from December 26,1943. The magazine page features a color lithograph photo of Admiral Ernest J. King. Please note-this is the magazine page only-there is no complete magazine.Fleet Admiral Ernest Joseph King (November 23, 1878 – June 25, 1956) was Commander in Chief, United States Fleet and Chief of Naval Operations (COMINCH-CNO) during World War II. As COMINCH, he directed the United States Navy's operations, planning, and administration and was a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff. He was the U.S. Navy's second most senior officer after Fleet Admiral William D. Leahy, and the second admiral to be promoted to five star rank. As COMINCH, he served under Secretary of the Navy Frank Knox and later under James Forrestal.The magazine page has been autographed on the front by Ernest King with a fountain pen in black.....................BOTH MAGAZINE PAGE AND AUTOGRAPH ARE IN AVERAGE CONDITION.............