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The Pointer

The U.S.N. Armed Guard World War II Veterans Association adopted The Pointer as the name of its publication. The name itself had its origin at the Brooklyn Armed Guard Center. Issues are available on this website from 2000 onward.


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  • During World War II, the Brooklyn Armed Guard Center published a biweekly newspaper that was named The Pointer. This website has copies of several issues of the wartime publication, as follows:


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