Korean War USN VF-191 "Satan's Kittens" Small Size Jacket Patch Japanese-Made
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Korean War USN VF-191 "Satan's Kittens" Small Size Jacket Patch Japanese-Made

Code: usnsq40191v

$175.00


Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a Korean War era United States Navy VF-191 (Fighter Squadron 191) "Satan's Kittens" small size jacket patch. VF-191 served aboard the USS Princeton (CV/CVA-37) from 1951 through 1952 and aboard the USS Oriskany (CVA-34) between 1953 and 1955. The squadron was largely comprised of the Navy's "Blue Angels" members. The patch is Japanese-made. It is fully embroidered and shows a cat with a pitchfork about to hurl some lightning bolts.

VINTAGE: Circa Korean War era.

SIZE: Approximately 3" in height and 3-1/8" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Fully embroidered in cotton/silk/polyester thread, muslin backing.

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Korean War era United States Navy jacket patch collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MCJX14 LAGEX5/14

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The patch has some light wear only.

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