Early WWII Ca 1942 USAAF Aviation Cadet Badge of NH Governor Hugh Gregg
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Early WWII Ca 1942 USAAF Aviation Cadet Badge of NH Governor Hugh Gregg

Code: 0t46afi20005grg

$175.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

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ARTIFACT: This is an early World War II, circa 1942, USAAF Cadet cadge of the eventual New Hampshire Governor Hugh Gregg. The badge is in excellent condition. It can be surmised that Gregg, who was in the Counter-Intelligence Corp before becoming Governor, had tried a stint at a pilot at one point in his life.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Appr: 1-3/4" x 2-3/4"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Celluloid and tin

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with over-under catch

MARKINGS: "HUGH GREGG WESTN BADGE & BUTTON CO., L.A."

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJX17 LAGEX8/17

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): Light wear and a nice patina on the obverse.

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