1930s US Air Corps 16th Fighter Group, Canal Zone Patch

1930s US Air Corps 16th Fighter Group, Canal Zone Patch

Code: afsq10016fg

SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description


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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1930s patch for the United States Air Corps 16th Fighter Group, which was activated in the Panama Canal Zone in 1932. The patch shows a shield with three lightning bolts that reads PUGRAMUS COELUM (We Clear the skies).

VINTAGE: Circa 1930's.

SIZE: About 5" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Leather with painted details.

ATTACHMENT: To be sewn onto Flight Clothing.


ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection, which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBEL95 LGGEX07/10 SGJJX02/25/23

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): Very minor wear; slight cracking on the painted image; leather soft and supple.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.