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Offline Tom E. Gunn

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"Dambuster's DFC anyone?
« on: December 14, 2015, 02:06:15 AM »
Flight Lieutenant "Hoppy" Hopgood's DFC is up for auction. The money raised will be used for a worthy cause.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/12048626/Dambusters-medal-to-be-sold-to-fund-Africa-dam.html?utm_campaign=Echobox&utm_medium=Social&utm_source=Facebook
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Re: "Dambuster's DFC anyone?
« Reply #1 on: December 14, 2015, 07:33:28 AM »
It is a beautiful medal, and well worth owning.
And once by God, I was a Marine!
—Actor Lee Marvin, circa, 1967, about serving in WW II

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Re: "Dambuster's DFC anyone?
« Reply #2 on: December 14, 2015, 07:41:44 AM »
Gorgeous , and a superb item to own.
 
Looking for any British/commonwealth and USAAF/USN aviation headgear 1939-45.
 Flight Helmets O2masks Goggles communications gear or spate parts .
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Re: "Dambuster's DFC anyone?
« Reply #3 on: January 06, 2016, 12:20:14 AM »
A great medal to get and being sold for charity.

Does anyone know how much it went for?
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Jerry BB.

 

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