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Frederick A. Hippey (Class of 1939) World War II certificates, 1945

Includes citation, "In grateful memory of Major Frederick A. Hippey who died in the service of his country in the Asiatic Area, August 6, 1945". Signed by President Truman. Also, three certificates in Chinese -Appointment of Maj. Frederick A. Hippey, VMI 1939 as an Instructor in the artillery section of the Training Corps, Yunnan Branch of Military Council of China signed by Chiang Kai-shek, Head of Training Corps; Certificate of Award in consideration of Meritorious services...The Special Breast Order of the Cloud and Banner, presented by the National Government of China, Chiang Chung-Cheng, Pres. Jan. 30, 1946.


  • 1945



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