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Thread: WWI Sterling Captains Bars. F.B.L.M. Camp Grant Rockford, Illinois

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    WWI Sterling Captain's Bars. F.B.L.M. Camp Grant Rockford, Illinois

    Howdy Folks. I just dug these old silver Captain's Bars out to compare with another T-net member who I believe found a set as well. Anyhow, I was wondering what the engraved F.B.L.M. might stand for? They were recovered at a WWI military base in Rockford, Illinois-Camp Grant. Thanks for any suggestions. Kurios1

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    definitely WW1 "coffin style" bars. I can only assume that the engraving is the owners initials. He was probably very proud of them
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    Super cool. I like monogrammed/engraved items K1.

    Thatís a killer little piece, it has a lot going on. Itís military, officer no less, itís silver and itís got initials on it.

    Well done man.
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    WW1 lutenant Major LOL That's a cool relic I live in Michigan and once found a ww2 hat pin in the woods how it got there Gotta love that old Military stuff hope someone can solve it for ya Kevin
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