WWII Victory/Propeller Beer Flat Top
USBC 35-34 Withdrawn Free of Internal Revenue tax for Exportation. Jacob Ruppert New York, NY
This is a two-tone green can with the large "V" in dark green.
Some call this a Propeller Can , but it's actuall called a "Victory Can" with the large "V" on the front of the can issued to mostly the Army Air Corps during WWII 1942-45. Just is a super tough can, and while there a several off-grade victory cans from Seattle the Ruppert can is very rare, several of the cans (mine included) are painted over a New Yorker Beer. This is Withdrawn Free can that has been found in Austrailia and New Zealand. There are victory flat tops issued by Ruppert (South Pacific), Seattle Malting and Brewing (Alaska), Schlitz (Persian Gulf and Africa) and Golden West (Hawaii.)