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Description Son in Service Banner; red silk border; white center; blue silk star lower; gold embroidered star above; red cord at top to hang in window of home.

Used by Frank and Eva Metz to represent their sons; August Carl and William W. Metz who served during World War I. The gold star represents the fact that August died in the service.
Dimensions H-11.75 W-7 inches
Year Range from 1918
Event World War I
Year range to 1919
Material Silk
Object ID 1658
Object Name Banner
People Metz, August Carl
Metz, William W.
Metz, Frank
Metz, Eva
Related Publications Larson, Bradley G. "Voices of History 1941-1945". Oshkosh Public Museum, 2003.
Used Metz, Frank/Metz, Eva
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