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Descriptive Finding Guide for the Philip R. Babcock Papers SDASM.SC.10010-O/S
SDASM.SC.10010-O/S  
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Description
Philip Babcock served with the 88th Aero Squadron in the First World War. This Collection documents his life and the history of the squadron.
Background
Philip Babcock served in the 88th Aero Squadron during World War I, doubling as the group’s unofficial historian. He was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross and Silver Star Citation for his achievements.
Extent
1.5 Cubic feet Three boxes, two 12” X 5” X 15” and a third 22” X 2” X 18”,
Restrictions
Some copyright may be reserved. Consult with the library director for more information.
Availability
The collection is open to researchers by appointment.