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    Post by barriefield-brian on Mon Oct 27, 2014 7:39 pm

    This is most of what I have found over the summer at garage sales ,auctions etc. Cheers Brian  
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    Post by pylon1357 on Tue Oct 28, 2014 3:53 am

    Brian, the one thing that caught me eye is the large medallion in the white cardboard box. It appears to me to be an OP Athena medallion. Any chance for a close up and possible more info??


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    Post by barriefield-brian on Tue Oct 28, 2014 7:31 pm

    Exactly what it is. Found at a garage sale, bolt on the back for attaching to a plaque. Cheers Brian  
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    Post by Bill on Wed Oct 29, 2014 5:46 am

    Nice find Brian.
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    Post by pylon1357 on Wed Oct 29, 2014 5:51 am

    Excellent find Brian. These were available for purchase at the CANEX at Kandahar Air Field. IIRC, they were also offered as a tour gift for Roto 9. My crew got me the medallion and collage as well. These were NOT cheap as I recall. When I have a few minutes, I will post mine.


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    Post by barriefield-brian on Wed Oct 29, 2014 8:15 am

    Price is still on the box. $55. Not cheap. Cheers Brian
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    Post by pylon1357 on Wed Oct 29, 2014 10:16 am

    barriefield-brian wrote:Price is still on the box. $55.  Not cheap.  Cheers Brian

    And that would be USD in KAF.


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