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This is beautiful minty World War II USMC 1st Marine Division shoulder patch made of embroidered silk on twill. This is a wide diamond variant patch with red, white, and blue thread, as well as black bobbin thread. There are five stars around a "1" in the center of the patch, with the word "GUADALCANAL" (The location of a Naval Operation and battle) running down the number.
Appr: 3-1/4" x 3"
Embroidered Silk on twill.
This is from a USMC collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEM17 LAAEX8/17 SAAEX04/19
9- (Excellent+): Very little wear and dirt.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.