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WWII 24th Division Tunic Size 42 Short
The olive wool four pocket tunic of a Technical Sergeant in the 24th Infantry Division. The tunic displays enlisted infantry collar disks; 4 overseas stripes; 24th Division shoulder patch; Sterling silver pin back Sharpshooter badge with sterling silver bars for "Carbine" and "Pistol"; a 3 place, pin back ribbon bar with the wider, 3/4 inch, ribbons, being the ribbons for the American Campaign Medal, the Pacific Theater Medal with 1 star, and the Philippine Liberation ribbon; and a Sterling, clutch back, Combat Infantry Badge. There is a Philadelphia Quartermaster Depot tag in the lower right pocket, without a size or date, but the size of "42S" is stamped inside of the jacket. There is also attached to the interior a paper tag with a name written on it that appears to be "Deyser". A "Ruptured Duck" discharge patch is sewn on the right breast. Overall the tunic is in excellent used condition, without stains or moth damage.
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