Late WWII Squadron Patch for USAAF 43rd Bomb Squadron, 29th Bomb Group, 20th Air Force
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Late WWII Squadron Patch for USAAF 43rd Bomb Squadron, 29th Bomb Group, 20th Air Force

Code: afsq20043bs


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a squadron patch for the United States Army Air Forces 43rd Bomb Squadron, 29th Bomb Group, 20th Air Force. This squadron was highly decorated and flew B-29 aircraft. Staff Sgt. Henry E. Brown, a Medal of Honor recipient, led this squadron on attacks against Tokyo and other locations. The patch shows a mean-looking silver eagle riding a shiny red missile.

VINTAGE: Circa late World War II.

SIZE: 4-15/16" diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Painted leather.

ATTACHMENT: N/A.

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJJX10 LFGEX8/10

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): Patch has incredibly little wear.

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