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A group of four medal ribbons on cloth backing. The portion of the ribbons are (from left facing) the Distinguished Flying Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and the Victory Medal.
Media/Materials
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
A91.187

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