US 7th Division 55th Inf WWI - Page 2

February 18th, 2010  
Originally Posted by Gary of CA
I know someone who served in Korea after the shooting stopped. He eventually became a band member and tooted a horn. They used to call the 7th the Beer Can Division because the emblem resembled the old steel beer cans that were opened with a churchkey (look that up kiddies).
How many here know about steel cans or "church keys".

During Vietnam military beer was still in steel cans, always made me wonder how old the beer was.

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