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Blood chit similar to those carried by pilots of the American Volunteer Group 'Flying Tigers' (or possibly a post-war reproduction) with a 'Flying Tigers' squadron emblem beneath it.

Caption   Blood chit similar to those carried by pilots of the American Volunteer Group 'Flying Tigers' (or possibly a post-war reproduction) with a 'Flying Tigers' squadron emblem beneath it. ww2dbase
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 28 Sep 2008

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1. Commenter identity confirmed C. Peter Chen says:
26 Sep 2008 09:04:21 PM

The Chinese written on the blood chit informs that the holder was a foreigner who arrived in China to help war efforts, and urged military and civilian personnel to assist the holder.
2. Gary Justus says:
24 Feb 2021 11:59:37 AM

Without a serial number on the lower left, why would this be authentic as opposed to a reproduction?
3. Commenter identity confirmed David Stubblebine says:
2 Mar 2021 02:42:29 PM

Gary Justus (above):
Thank you for raising this question because it prompted me to learn a lot more about Blood Chits. As a result of that exercise, I would have to answer your question by saying it could go either way, but I lean toward it being a reproduction (and for more reasons than the absent serial number). The caption has been adjusted to reflect this possibility and we thank you for asking your question that sent down a most interesting rabbit hole.

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