Mickey Cochrane Multi-Signed 3-Page Letter Dated Dec. 8, 1944.
Lot 138. Mickey Cochrane Multi-Signed 3-Page Letter Dated Dec. 8, 1944. Cochrane wrote this letter to his wife while serving as a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He signed, “Good night dear. Station Secure. Mike” and added “G. S. (Gordon Stanley) Cochrane” below. Cochrane is rare in letter form, and here’s a beauty! Both signatures on the letter are mint 9. Authenticated by Kevin Keating, they are accompanied by the mailing envelope addressed in Cochrane’s hand to “Mrs. Gordon Cochrane.” In addition, he wrote “G. S. Cochrane, Lt Cmdr” as part of the return address. In the return address, there is a stain on the “G” and near the “S.” “Mrs. Gordon Cochrane” is strong, nm-m 8 to mint 9. Three signatures in all! Winning Bid $242.