Military Scarf
Military Scarf
Military Scarf


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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Clothing and Accessories
Men's Clothing
Uniforms ➔ Military Scarf

Identifier:
145181
Description:
This scarf accompanies overcoat number 145171 and is from the United States Air Force Academy. It was worn by Gary L. Van Singel from 1957 to 1963 and is made of gray wool. 
Date:
1957 – 1960
Materials:
Wool
Dimensions:
30"" h 10"" w
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Gary L. Van Singel
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Makers/Donors
Gary L. Van Singel
Gary L. Van Singel of Grant, Michigan was a cadet at the United States Air Force Academy from 1957 to 1960.

Gary L. Van Singel
Gary L. Van Singel of Grant, Michigan was a cadet at the United States Air Force Academy from 1957 to 1960.

United States Air Force Academy
The United States Air Force Academy, also known as the USAFA, is a military academy for officer cadets of the United States Air Force. The USAFA was officially established and signed into law by Congress and President Eisenhower on April 1st, 1954. On October 7th, 1975, President Gerald R. Ford signed legislation authorizing women to enter the USAFA. The program is the youngest of five U.S. service academies and third in seniority. The competitive four-year program specializes in educating and training determined men and women to become second lieutenants for the United States Air Force, upon graduating with a Bachelors of Science Degree in the program.The rigorous nature of the program provides cadets with a basis for future officership through military training, academics, athletics and character development. In addition, all cadets also study an extensive core curriculum in engineering, social sciences, basic sciences, and humanities.The USAFA offers both free tuition and room and board to each enrolling officer, committing to the evolution of their advancement in academic excellence and success throughout the entirety of their career in the Air Force. Today the USAFA continues to recruit about 1,200 cadets each year, guiding them to succeed through their core values of "Integrity First, Service Before Self, and Excellence in All We Do". 
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