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I am recreating a ribbon rack for Capt. Alice Zwicker a nurse that was a POW in the Philippines during WW2. After the war she became a flight nurse, my question is I have seen 2 wings one is silver and one in gold which one would be proper for this ....Thanks Joe

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Hi Joe,

 

I don't recall the exact date, but I'm pretty sure Flight Nurse (and Flight Surgeon) wings changed from Gold to Silver during WW2. So I think your lady would have had a Silver wing.

 

Regards

Mike

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