This is a really nice and Historical grouping of Original WW 2 Aviation Autographs, all signed in ink on a May 1945, U.S. Cloth Aviators map, Map is marked, JAPAN & SOUTH CHINA SEAS, AAF Cloth chart. Map is original AAF issue and is dated MAY 1945. Map is still in minty condition and is folded. All signatures are Clear & Crisp, and are all original, signed by the aviators years ago, I would imagine this map was signed at some form of a Historical event, perhaps in the 1960's ot 1970's Etc. Someone could probably figure out when this item was signed if they can determine when all 6 aviators were togather at one time, or at what event etc. See photos. There are a total of 6 signatures and they include the Following: 1) R.E. COLE, Co-Pilot to Jimmy Doolittle, Doolittle Raiders, flew B-25 off of a carrier to Bomb Japan, Mr. Cole is still alive and is 1 of two of the surviving members left. 2) IRA C. Weathebury, Lt. Col. Weatherly was the Co-Pilot of the B-29 "Straight Flush" which Proceede
Medallion or table medal shows Czechoslavakia bound in chains with Nazi Serpants & Swastikas. Excellent shape. 1.5" in diameter. Rear has shield & is dated MARCH 15, 1939. These medallions were sold/given away, showing American Support, at the Worlds Fair held in New York, USA in 1939
Home made Display board, with cardboard backing and painted cardboard frame, contains complete set of 20 Plastic Flag tinnies, newspaper piece attatched to rear along with inked descriptions of all of the units. Flaggen, Fahnen und Standarten, Under this in german it is inked Tag Der Wehrmacht 17.18/III 1940. Which represents the event, Tag Der Wehrmacht held on the 17 & 18th of March 1940. Shows some wear but no damage, pretty Kool. All of the flags are attatched to the display board without the rear pins.
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