1942 5th AACS (Army Airways Communications System) Jacket Patch
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1942 5th AACS (Army Airways Communications System) Jacket Patch

Code: afsq20005af

$550.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1942 5th Army Airways Communications System (AACS) jacket patch. Set up in 1938, the AACS was tasked with maintaining radio facilities as an aid to air traffic control. The patch shows a lightning bug sending out a telgraphic message.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II (1942).

SIZE: About 6" wide by 5-1/2" high.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Silk screen on wool.

ATTACHMENT: To be sewn onto a garment.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection, which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJJX08 LEEJX

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent-Very fine): Very minor wear; slight soiling and minor mothing.

GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.