Early War Philippine Scout Air Corps Air Medal Awarded to KIA S Sgt Ellis T Pfeifer
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Early War Philippine Scout Air Corps Air Medal Awarded to KIA S Sgt Ellis T Pfeifer

Code: 0t61afm20009etp


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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WE ARE OUT OF THE OFFICE!!!... We are OUT OF THE OFFICE for the NEXT TEN 10 DAYS, From Monday 10/18/21 until Wednesday 10/27/21 09/24, WITH LITTLE OR NO SHIPPING CAPABILITIES until our Return to THE OFFICE From our Travels to the Police Collectors National in St. Charles Missouri on Thursday October 28th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here on our site to add to your collection, BUT Please Note that we will be OUT OF THE OFFICE, from Monday 10/18/21 through Wednesday 10/27/21, and We will be UNABLE TO SHIP, until our return the Office on Thursday 10/28/21, at which time we will resume NORMAL SHIPPING CAPABILITIES. But, during our time away, we will be happy to accept any orders and get the ordered artifacts marked as SOLD right away.
Thank you, Ron & Kana


ARTIFACT: This is an Early War Philippine Scout Air Corps Air Medal, awarded to Staff Sergeant Ellis T. Pfeifer. He was Killed in Action on the 21st of July, 1944 when the plane he was stationed in as the Left Waist gunner, "Our Baby," collided with another plane, The "Diana-Mite" over Germany. He was given this Air Medal, along with the Purple Heart, Good Conduct Medal, American Campaign Medal, European-African-Middle Eastern Campaign Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal in his honor. Ellis served with the 734th Bomb Squadron, 453rd Bomb Group, 8th AF.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: About 3-1/4" x 1-1/2".

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt Bronze and Silk ribbon

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with locking over-under swivel catch

MARKINGS: "S. SGT. ELLIS T. PFEIFER A.C."

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF Medal collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VEJX17 LCEJX4/17 SCEJX4/17

CONDITION: 9- (Excellent +): There is only slight fraying to the ribbon, but other than that, the medal is beautiful

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.