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Dave’s Custom Cuts Cecil G. Foster

Dave’s Custom Cuts Cecil G. Foster

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Index card signed by Cecil G. Foster - 23rd Jet Ace
The Donor Card – an index card signed by Cecil G. Foster – 23rd Jet Ace

I got a stack of signed index cards from an acquaintance, which are cool, but boring. I also fear people losing the ability to read cursive, and not being able to determine whose autograph is whose. Hence why I decided to start doing cut customs for some of my autographs. The first one out of the pile was a card signed by Cecil G. Foster – the 23rd jet ace of the Korean War.  Capt. Foster flew missions through MiG Alley in an F-86E Sabre during Korea, where he scored nine kills against Mikoyan-Gurevich MiG-15s. He also flew missions in Vietnam, eventually obtaining the rank of Lieutenant Colonel.  Foster was awarded two Silver Stars and three Distinguished Flying Crosses.

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