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This photograph represents Chief Warrant Officer George Johnson receiving the Distinguished Flying Cross award for his service in Vietnam at the 116th anniversary for the 9th and 10th Cavalry in Wichita, Kansas. Johnson served in Korea and Japan from 1962 to 1965 and was transferred to Vietnam where he was the first African American to receive the award.

Date: 1986

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Item Number: 450673
Call Number: FK2.S3 W.2 E.B. *6
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 450673

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