Lot 931

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A fine collection of over 100 autographs by 26 recipients of the nation's highest military award for valor, the Medal of Honor. In various formats and with duplication, the pieces include signed citations, S.P.'s including portraits, action shots, colorful printed copies of commemorative and other posters, magazine prints, and signed Japanese currency. Within this collection is a brief A.N.S. of AUDIE MURPHY, the most decorated soldier of World War II, thanking the recipient for a birthday card: "...for Pamela, which we both appreciated very much". Along with: HERSCHEL W. WILLIAMS(5 pieces), DONALD E. RUDOLPH (7 pieces), JAY ZEAMER, JR. (5), HENRY SCHAUER (7), FRANKLIN E. SIGLER (4), JOHN R. CREWS (7), GINO J. MERLI (16), JOHN J. TOMINAC (6), WILLIAM J. CRAWFORD (8), VAN T. BARFOOT (2), CLYDE L. CHOATE (2), MITCHELL PAIGE, MAX THOMPSON (10), RICHARD K. SORENSON (6), LEON W. JOHNSON, ROBERT E. BUSH, BEAUFORT T. ANDERSON, PAUL B. HUFF (2), CLARENCE B. CRAFT, MICHAEL DALY, SILVESTRE S. HERRERA, General LOUIS H. WILSON (5), JOSE M. LOPEZ, and ROBERT S. SCOTT (7). Fine condition, from the collection of Michael Miner, a noted collector and militaria expert.

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June 4, 2010 11:00 AM EDT
Stamford, CT, US

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