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    Wally Schirra: His Personal Military Patch Collection, Many Worn by Him, Directly from His Family's Collection. A great group of twelve mostly vintage embroidered patches most relating directly to his various Naval and test pilot activities. Includes: two 3.5" diameter "Cutlass" (Vought F-7U) patches, one has obviously been sewn on; two 4" Navy VC-3 (a Transitional Training Unit) "Chukar Pups" patches, both well-used; two 5" "GMU-61" (Guided Missile Unit- testing Sidewinder missiles) patches; one 4" x 5.5" "Fighting One Twenty Four" (Navy VF-124) patch, still on khaki cloth; a 4.5" "USAF Tropic Survival School CAIRC" (Caribbean Air Command) patch (from early astronaut training); and four others. Included with this lot will be a signed Certificate of Authenticity from Wally's son, Walter.

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    May, 2019
    9th-11th Thursday-Saturday
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