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Old 12-24-2009, 07:52 PM   #1
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Wally Byam Commemorative Coin

Look what I got for Christmas.
My son found this in a box he had saved of his Grandad's stuff. He gave it to me for Christmas.

On the face it has a likeness of Wally and the following wording:
Wally Byam - Airstream Founder and World Traveler

On the obverse:
1776 - 1976
Celebrate the American Bicentennial
Go Airstream for a better life, more independence and the greater pursuit of happiness.


It appears to be made of aluminum.

It was probably obtained at the 1976 International Rally in Louisville, KY
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Old 12-24-2009, 07:55 PM   #2
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Yes, they are cool

Congrats... not easy to find! I've got a couple of those.. During the rally season, one is usually in my pocket!

Go Wally!
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How cool!
Thanks for sharing.
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Old 12-25-2009, 12:14 AM   #4
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I think the coins have been on E-bay a couple of times.
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