Fantastic HUGE WWII USAAF 36th Fighter Sq., 8th Fighter Group, 5th AF Australian-Made Jacket Patch
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Fantastic HUGE WWII USAAF 36th Fighter Sq., 8th Fighter Group, 5th AF Australian-Made Jacket Patch

Code: afsq20016ffp


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Fantastic, huge, WWII United States Army Air Forces 36th Fighter Squadron, 8th Fighter Group, 5th Air Force Australian-made jacket patch. Known as the "Flying Fiends" the unit was island hopping in the Pacific in WWII flying P-39s, P-38s, and P-40 fighter aircraft.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Approximately 6-3/4" x 5-1/4"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Embroidered wool felt, cotton/polyester/silk threads, canvas

ATTACHMENT: N/A

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. TRVFEJX TRAEJX16 LHIEX11/16

CONDITION: 8 (Excellent): The patch shows minor to moderate wear, a few small moth nips, overall excellent condition.

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