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Here is a (admittedly grainy) photo of the heroic Lieutenant (JG) Streeter.

 

Great medal grouping Robert. Black Widow Navy Cross, AND the always-beautiful BB&B Silver Star - in the red Navy / USMC box to boot.

Thank you...

Always Buying...Medals...Patches...Wings... Singles or Groups...Top Cash Paid!!!

My Website...http://www.purpleheartsnorthcarolina.com/

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Wonderful group, Robert!

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"I have only two men out of my company and 20 out of some other company. We need support, but it is almost suicide to try to get it here as we are swept by machine gun fire and constant barrage is on us. I have no one on my left and only a few on my right. I will hold." (Message sent by 1st Lt. Clifton B. Cates. USMC, 96th Co., Soissons, 19 July 1918 - later 19th Commandant of the Marine Corps 1948-1952)

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I got to see this group at Robert's table. Its absolutely spectacular.

 

Kurt

!!!! WANTED !!!!

WWII Prisoner of War items : Medals, Mail, Diaries, Photos, Documents, Scrapbooks + More

WWII Naval Aviation Groupings : Medals, Documents, Scrapbooks, Photos, Flight Logs, Flight Jackets + More

 


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Incredibly historic and heroic gallantry grouping to one heckuva Naval aviator !!

"We Polish soldiers, for your freedom and ours, gave our souls to God, our bodies to the soil of Italy, and our hearts to Poland"

 

-- inscription at the Polish cemetary - Monte Cassino

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My Uncle went missing off the original USS WASP CV-7....so I have a very soft spot for WASP items. Great group Mr. Robert

Actively collecting:

13th USAAF uniforms and groups/medal groups!

307th BG, 5th BG, 11th BG, 42nd BG

Also looking for:

WWII Far East Air Force uniforms/groups!

Any Pacific Army Air Force Groups to 5th, 7th, 10th, 14th, 20th AAF

Collecting CBI and ATC Pacific Army Air Force groups

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Great group....thanks for sharing....

 

JD

AAF Collector...........
**Always Buying WW2 Aviation Related Items: Especially Operation Tidal Wave items (1st Ploesti Raid) ..... WW2 Fighter Ace Related Items.....Higher End A-2 Flight Jacket Groups....AAF Related Valor Medal Groups**

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I got a chance to see this at SOS after you bought it, thank you again for letting me spend the time. A truly amazing group, congrats.

Always looking for uniquely marked helmets, WWI and WWII American Field Service items, WWII and earlier USMC items and named or numbered medals and medal groups.


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I guess the SOS was good to you (no shock there!), Robert!

 

What a historic group to a brave pilot.

 

Gary B

ANA LM #1201868, OMSA LM #60, OVMS LM #8348

 

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