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Description Son in Service Pin: bronze rectangular pin; red enamel border; white enamel center; two blue enamel stars in white (indicating two sons or daughters in military service); bronze links below; bronze crossed rifles suspended from links (Infantry) with silver "US" soldered to center. In-service pins were worn by relatives who had family members serving in the military.
Dimensions H-1 W-1 inches
Year Range from 1942
Event World War II
Year range to 1945
Material Bronze/Enamel/Silver
Object ID 6745-38
Object Name Pin
Related Publications Larson, Bradley G. "Voices of History 1941-1945". Oshkosh Public Museum, 2003.
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