WWII US 13th Army Air Force S/Sgt Gunner Grouping
B-24 Liberator gunner grouping named to Staff Sergeant Fred M. Barnum, 72nd Bomb Squadron, 5th Bomb Group, 13th Air Force. It includes its die struck sterling gunners qualification wing badge with pin back, Staff Sergeant shoulder ranks, US made cotton 13th Air Force and AAF shoulder patches, US and Air Corps lapel discs, one Air Medal with its case, one Good Conduct Medal with ribbon bar and lapel button, one WWII Victory Medal ribbon bar, one ribbon bar with Asiatic Pacific Campaign Medal (3 battle stars), Good Conduct Medal and Philippines Liberation Ribbon with one battle star, a photo of his girlfriend and three letters dated 1945 in which he recalls his 38 missions. Nice grouping, reminiscent of a Bomber Gunner during the Pacific Campaign.
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