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