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    World War I: 103rd Aero Squadron Silvered Squadron Pin. 1 1/8", pin-back (pin missing), silvered brass. Formed at La Noblette in France on February 20, 1918, from American pilots of the Lafayette Escadrille, the 103rd Aero Squadron served with the French Air Service until April 10, 1918, when the squadron became a part of the 3rd Pursuit Group. The squadron had eight aces including Paul Baer, Frank Hunter, Edgar Tobin, and William Thaw. Missing pin, as noted, and light surface wear, else fine.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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