Partly-printed DS as president, one page, 15.75 x 20, December 27, 1926. President Coolidge appoints Paul L. Reed as a "Civil Engineer in the Navy with the rank of Captain." Signed at the conclusion by Coolidge, and countersigned by Secretary of the Navy Curtis D. Wilbur. Blue Navy Department seal remains affixed to lower vignette. In very good to fine condition, with scattered creasing and light overall staining.
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