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Sergeant's Field Uniform, U.S. Army Air Service, WWI


The intertwined "ASM" at the top of his left sleeve identifies him as an Air Service Mechanician. His rank is on his right sleeve, while the red chevron on his left sleeve is a postwar addition, denoting service in the Great War. This sergeant served one year overseas, as denoted by two six-month service stripes on his left sleeve. 
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