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http://www.ebay.com/itm/2nd-Cavalry-Division-KOREA-VIETNAM-3-STAR-GENERALS-UNIFORM-JACKET-MANY-MEDALS/261252177540?_trksid=p2045573.m2042&_trkparms=aid%3D111000%26algo%3DREC.CURRENT%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D27%26meid%3D216080193837907825%26pid%3D100033%26prg%3D1011%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D4%26sd%3D251309578398%26

 

I think someone cleaned out his spare insignia box and put everything on this one. How many errors can you find? I quit after a dozen or so.

 

I will say that if perhaps someone added up the value of all the pieces parts, it might be worth the opening bid.

 

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Nothing less than a TRUE war hero!!!

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Only a weak society needs government protection or intervention before it pursues its resolve to preserve the truth. Truth needs neither handcuffs nor a badge for its vindication. -Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy

Peace is not the absence of war, but the defense of hard-won freedom. -Anton LaGuardia


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LOVE the SF Tab on the Right sleeve. Even on posers I have yet to see that one!

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I really like the WWII WAC ribbon..... First transgender 3 star? REALLY rare uniform


Paul Conrad
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I am bored prefixing everything I say with "I think" or "in my opinion".
Everything I say is my opinion; the only thing of which I am certain is that there is very little of which one can be certain.

 


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I really like the WWII WAC ribbon..... First transgender 3 star? REALLY rare uniform

 

 

I was just thinking the same thing! :lol:

 

...Kat


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I am impressed, he's not your run of the mill pathfinder....he is a recipient of the Cock-eyed Pathfinder Badge, which is a whole other challenging level of pathfinding


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...and yet again, there are six bids on something like this.

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http://www.ebay.com/itm/2nd-Cavalry-Division-KOREA-VIETNAM-3-STAR-GENERALS-UNIFORM-JACKET-MANY-MEDALS/261252177540?_trksid=p2045573.m2042&_trkparms=aid%3D111000%26algo%3DREC.CURRENT%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D27%26meid%3D216080193837907825%26pid%3D100033%26prg%3D1011%26rk%3D2%26rkt%3D4%26sd%3D251309578398%26

 

I think someone cleaned out his spare insignia box and put everything on this one. How many errors can you find? I quit after a dozen or so.

 

I will say that if perhaps someone added up the value of all the pieces parts, it might be worth the opening bid.

 

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The only thing missing is the "Ellie Badge" bottle cap.


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At that price they are probably bidding on the pieces! :)

 

Sadly, I think the guy who bid $41 was probably overpaying for the parts alone...at the current price, it's just a "fool and his money....."


Only a weak society needs government protection or intervention before it pursues its resolve to preserve the truth. Truth needs neither handcuffs nor a badge for its vindication. -Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy

Peace is not the absence of war, but the defense of hard-won freedom. -Anton LaGuardia


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I see one thing wrong - no MoH ribbon!!!!



The bended knee is not a tradition of our Corps. (General A. A. Vandegrift, USMC, 5 May 1946)

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That's the one that is "missing" :blink:


Paul Conrad
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I am bored prefixing everything I say with "I think" or "in my opinion".
Everything I say is my opinion; the only thing of which I am certain is that there is very little of which one can be certain.

 


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I needed a good laugh! As Paul stated, a trasngender 3 star is quite a rare one, worthy of any collection.... :lol:

 

Philip


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WW2 USN/USMC Combat Aviation Groups

 

WW2 and Prior USN/USMC Medal Groups

 

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Over 100 dollars already??? :blink:

 

rgds

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Hmmmmm -- never saw a DSM with an hourglass for service before! And he served last with 2nd Cav Div -- which stood down in about '43!

 

I missed the WAC ribbon.

 

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They used two perfectly good "Wintered Over" devices on this mess too...


Only a weak society needs government protection or intervention before it pursues its resolve to preserve the truth. Truth needs neither handcuffs nor a badge for its vindication. -Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy

Peace is not the absence of war, but the defense of hard-won freedom. -Anton LaGuardia


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They used two perfectly good "Wintered Over" devices on this mess too...

 

It snows in Korea..... And, if memory serves, "he" was in JROTC too


Paul Conrad
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I am bored prefixing everything I say with "I think" or "in my opinion".
Everything I say is my opinion; the only thing of which I am certain is that there is very little of which one can be certain.

 


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I love the palm on the overseas service ribbon. The general was also very accurate with the order of precedence of his ribbons.


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Wow, multi-service guy/gal.Army, Navy, Marines, & AF.Sad to see he didn't have time to join the CG.But does look there was time for ROTC.Somebody did break the news to the seller that this is not a Generals jacket.


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I really like the Korean War Service ribbon with Atlantic device. I wonder when they moved Korea from the PAcific to the Atlantic?


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Hey...I seen that coat before at the carnival...The weight guessing guy had to give the owner a stuffed ninja turtle when he could not guess the costs weight with all that insignia hanging on it.


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I really need to stop drinking and posting questions to sellers on EBay. Admitting you have a problem is the first step right? I just asked him about the authenticity of it but in a different way.

 

Mike


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It ended at $129.37.


"It is a capital mistake to theorize before one has data. Insensibly one begins to twist facts to suit theories, instead of theories to suit facts."

*Sherlock Holmes in "A Scandal in Bohemia"*

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