1965 JOHN WAYNE SIGNED LETTER: Dated May 27, 1965 to Commander C. H. Scherer Jr., Executive Officer, US NAval Mobile Construction Battalion Ten. Typed letter reads ''Dear Commander, May I wish all kinds of good luck to the MCB Ten. I am proud to be an honorary member of your Battalion; and I don't know whether it's fortunate or unfortunate, but my E. T. A. will not allow me quick flight in your direction. Seriously, as one of about two hundred million Americans, thank your men for what they are doing. Sincerely, John Wayne''. Autographed in pen, on his stationary. Please note while we believe this signature to be his, the possibility exists it is secretarial. Framed and matted, measures 13 1/4'' x 10 1/4''.
CONDITION: Light stains, fading.