Imagine what it would be worth without the neck break and with the original finish. If this is the guitar I think it is, it was covered in spar varnish to protect it from the harsh climate while it was in the Navy.
Don't often see one of the 91 pre-war D-45's come up very often. I wonder how it sounds?
: Gryphon Instruments has a really lovely 1941
: D-45 that the original owner bought while
: stationed at Pearl Harbor. You might want to
: check out the story.