1960s USAF 23rd Tactical Fighter Squadron Jacket Patch on Orange Twill
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1960s USAF 23rd Tactical Fighter Squadron Jacket Patch on Orange Twill

Code: afsq60023tfs


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a circa 1960s USAF 23rd Tactical Fighter Squadron jacket patch. Stationed at Bitburg Air Base in Germany, the 23rd flew the F-105 Thunderchief and the F-4 Phantom III during the 1960s and earned two Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards. The patch is embroidered upon bright orange twill and shows an eagle with red, white and blue feathers wearing a flight helmet and boxing gloves.

VINTAGE: Circa 1960s.

SIZE: Approximately 3-7/8" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Twill embroidered in cotton/polyester threads, mesh backing.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Air Force Tactical Fighter Squadron jacket patch collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ZBJX13 LHEX11/13 SGJX6/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The patch shows little wear and has a small strip of masking tape on reverse.

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