This piece of presentation silver was given at the launch of the USSTelfair on August 30, 1944. Janis L. Cauthorn sponsored the vessel, as documented in U.S. Naval records. The presentation tray measures 13-3/4"
Master-at-Arms badge -- image courtesy of
Dan Smith, SCPO, USNR(Ret) -- NavyCollector.com
First Day Postal Cover commemorating the re-commissioning of Telfair on 23 Oct 1950
Telfair plaque image courtesy of Michael-Lee "Lee" O'Brien Brockhouse
Coffee mug courtesy of Ron Fenn
Items from Edward German
Various postcards bearing a USS Telfair postmark