|Caption||Claude Posey WWII Patches & Pins|
|Object Name||Patch, Military|
World War II pins and patches that belonged to Claude Garner Posey. Includes ten patches, seven medals, five bars, one skull ring, and one photo framed in a wooden frame.
T4 Sgt. Claude Garner Posey served with the US Army in the Service Co. 8th Infantry Division, 121st Gray Bonnet Regiment. Length of service: 4 years, 8 months, 11 days which included 1 year and 7 months of foreign service in Ireland, Normandy/Northern France, Rhineland, and Central Europe.
|Year Range from||1941|
|Year Range to||1945|
|Dimensions||H-16.25 W-13 inches|
World War II items
|Provenance||Mr. Posey was the donor's first husband. He died Oct. 16, 1963. See accession file for meaning of each pin,patch, etc.|