World War I U.S General Samuel Rockenbach Father U.S Armor 'Tank' Autograph Rare




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World War I U.S General Samuel Rockenbach Father U.S Armor 'Tank' Autograph Rare:
$375.0


General Samuel Dickerson Rockenbach [1869 1952] was an officer of the United States Army who led the Tank Corps of the A.E.F during World War I and is considered the ''father of the U.S. armored weapon''. Rockenbach began his military career in 1889 and served in the Spanish American War with the 10th Cavalry ''Buffalo Soldiers'' in Cuba and Puerto Rico and served in the Philippines from 1905 to 1910. General Pershing was impressed with Rockenbach achievements and chose him for his staff when the U.S entered World War I and appointed him as a commander in the AEF. In December 1917 he was appointed commander of the new Tank Corps of the AEF and along with George Patton together they laid the organizational and tactical foundation of the Tank Corps and arranged the formation and training for the newly formed armored unit. General Rockenback personal led the operation of armored units consisting of Patton's 1st Tank Brigade at the battles of St. Mihiel and Meuse-Argonne. Listed for sale is the war dated autograph of General Samuel Dickerson Rockenbach signed on a page. The autograph is signed ''S.D Rockenbach'' in black fountain pen above his typed rank. The page is war dated [stamped July 13, 1917 Headquarters], measures 6.00 x 1.25 inches [was removed from a letter] and is in fine condition. The autograph is authentic, rare and difficult to obtain and is a desirable example of this prominent United States Army general. We have listed a nice collection of aviators, explorers, astronaut and military autographs. Dear Collector, we are regularly adding autographed framed displays to our store. The following is a sample of our inventory, Harry Houdini, Marilyn Monroe, George Custer, Elvis Presley, U.S. Presidents John F. Kennedy, Harry S. Truman, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, James Garfield, James Monroe, Erwin Rommel, Robert Oppenheimer, Bela Lugosi, Boris Karloff, Ernest Hemingway, Abner Doubleday, Auguste Bartholdi, Buffalo Bill Cody, Walt Whitman, Charles Dickens, Margaret Mitchell, Thomas Edison, Charles Lindbergh, Amelia Earhart, Alexander Graham Bell, Laurel & Hardy, Charlie Chaplin, George Patton, Gutzon Borglum, Samuel F. B. Morse, Brigham Young, Wernher von Braun, Lon Chaney Jr, P.T. Barnum, Apollo Astronaut crews, and many more. Please have a look and feel free to contact us with any questions. Happy collecting from collectors.view Autographs. Authenticity/Return Policy/About Us. Dear collector, we are life time autograph collectors and an autograph dealer now beginning our 18th year of autograph sales on . We believe the purchase of an autograph is an monetary investment. Our policy is simple, all our autographs are researched and guaranteed authentic with ''No'' time limits. All sales will be accompanied with our Certificate of Authenticity and we also offer a 30 day unconditional return policy, If the autograph or display you purchased is not as stated or is not to your expectation simply return and we will refund your full purchase price along with your return shipping costs. We are also a Top Rated seller with thousands of satisfied customers. We feel you should be comfortable with your purchase and our policy reflects this. United States Shipping/Handling..... Please Read.... Dear collector shipping in the U.S is free unless otherwise noted in the sale description. Your sale will be well packed and shipped United States Postal Service 1st class with delivery tracking with the exception of larger framed items which will be shipped United States Priority Mail with signature confirmation. To our overseas customers shipping is as follows. sales of one or more items with a total value up to 250.00 dollars will be shipped United States Postal Service 1st class Registered Mail. We do combine shipping on items purchased together and the costs is 27.95. sales of one or more items valued over 250.00 dollars will be shipped Priority Mail Express International and the cost is 59.95 dollars. Please be advised that we do not make any money on shipping charges and please do not ask us to change the above shipping services. Additional International shipping information. We do not have control over a package once it has shipped and please note that import duties, taxes and custom charges are not included in the shipping charges. These additional costs/charges which are different in each country are the buyer's responsibility. Thank you for your purchase, your sales will be well packed and shipped upon payment. Be sure to add me to your favorites list! Posted with Mobile

World War I U.S General Samuel Rockenbach Father U.S Armor 'Tank' Autograph Rare:
$375.0

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