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A group of medal ribbons, on a metal brooch with a pin and catch on the back. The ribbons are for the Distinguished Flying Cross, The 1914-15 Star and the Victory Medal.
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Primary Prod Period
World War I (1914-18)
Subject Place
Subject Person
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These ribbons are associated with the medals earned by Captain Eliot Millar King. Captain King earned this Distinguished Flying Cross and also a Croix de Guerre with Silver Star piloting Short seaplanes with the 64th (Naval) Wing based at Port Said, Egypt during World War I. Flying in at least sixty-three sorties, he was involved in bombing, ship escort and submarine search.
Accession No
A91.186

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