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USMC 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing MAW - WWII Uniform

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I got this at an auction. It should be here tomorrow so I can research the Private whose it was.

Does anyone.recognize the 3 ribbon bars and why one has 3 metal.stars?

I will post more photos when I receive it hopefully tomorrow.

 

https://photos.app.goo.gl/V4se1TMoU88zvz39A

 

https://photos.app.goo.gl/sQvfb9KCZxX9ouiz6

 

https://photos.app.goo.gl/QGsu9JuomAgk2sZt7

 

https://photos.app.goo.gl/3wwVMZQPH84SzkhH6

 

https://photos.app.goo.gl/ZngQEkt58rZvzWuX7

 

 

https://photos.app.goo.gl/973b4ZKyKUh7XUuR8

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Ribbon bars: USMC Good Conduct, Asia-Pacific Theater and American Defense. Why 3 stars? Credited for 3 campaigns. Why only a Private?


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I "primarily" collect Gulf War 1 patches. All branches (USA, USAF,USN, USMC & USCG) and ALL Countries..
US - Op.'s Desert Shield / Storm / Provide Comfort /Some Southern Watch - F-4G's Wild Weasels
UK - Op.'s Granby / Sabre / Warden
Canadian - Op. Desert Storm / Op. Friction
French - Daguet / Aconit
Netherlands, Belgium, Poland, South Korea, etc.
Looking for the oddities, including unfinished & flaws
I HAVE EXTRA's!! Will trade as well.

 

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I don't know. His uniform is coming in tomorrow and his trousers have his name ss number and laundry numbere...Will be reporting back with photoss..

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I looked up the Marine. Donald R. Nance Junior. He served in the late 50s. The ribbons have been added on to the jacket as he wouldn't have earned any of them during his service.

 

It is a very nice grouping though! I am interested in the ribbons if you decide to part with them.

 

Good luck with your grouping and great find!

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