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    World War I: 278th Aero Squadron Silver Squadron Pin. 1", pin-back, unmarked. The stamped pin depicts a flying owl holding a telescope. The 278th was an army observation squadron with the Seventh Corps Observation Group, Second Army. The squadron reached the front at Toul on November 10, 1918 after training at Love Field in Dallas, Texas, and thus did not see combat. Slight weakness at the edge, else very fine.

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    December, 2009
    12th Saturday
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