Salty early WWII United States Army Air Forces 8th Air Force Clipped wing shoulder patch removed from uniform. The patch depicts shorter, clipped wings and a number “8” with a white five-point star bearing a red center in the bottom loop of the eight.
Approximately 2-3/8” in diameter
Embroidered wool felt, cotton/polyester thread, cotton backing
This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAX16 LHEX12/16
6 (Fine+): The patch shows moderate to heavy wear and soiling, moth nip at 7 0’clock or clipped during removal, light color bleed on white star, light adhesive residue on reverse, great been there look!
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.