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    Gordon Cooper's Air Force First Lieutenant Bars from Flight Suit Originally from His Personal Collection, with Signed Letter of Authenticity. A pair of 1.125" x 0.375" bars that he wore on his flight suit while in the 525th Bomber Squadron in Germany. Light wear.

    Included with this lot is a signed LOA on his letterhead reading, in full: "These are my First Lieutenant bars that I wore them during my assignment as a pilot with the 525th Fighter Bomber Squadron while stationed at Neubiberg Air Force Base in Munich, Germany. It was the early 1950s and I was flying F-84s and F-86s for nearly four years during that period."


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    Auction Dates
    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 2
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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