Minty WWII 400th Bomb Sq, 90th Bomb Grp, 5th AF Aussie-Made Jolly Roger Patch, Photos, Etc
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Minty WWII 400th Bomb Sq, 90th Bomb Grp, 5th AF Aussie-Made Jolly Roger Patch, Photos, Etc

Code: afpg20040bs


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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LONG TRIP ALERT!!!
We are OUT OF THE OFFICE, and UNABLE TO SHIP for the Next FEW WEEKS!!!
We will be OUT OF THE OFFICE Leaving Tuesday 09/13/22 and will be UNABLE TO SHIP for a period of AT LEAST 3 THREE WEEKS!!
Once we leave, on TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 13th, even though our office will have a skeleton staff, we will be UNABLE TO SHIP until our return in EARLY OCTOBER.
We will be HAPPY TO ACCEPT YOUR ORDERS during this time, and will promptly mark any ordered Artifacts as SOLD.
REGULAR SHIPPING will resume when we RETURN to the Office on or about WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 5th.
SEE YOU AT THE MAX IN YORK, PA on SEPTEMBER 15TH, 16TH, & 17TH!

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here on our site to add to your collection.
We look forward to serving your collecting needs, Ron & Kana


ARTIFACT: This is a mint World War II United States 400th Bomb Squadron, 90th Bomb Group, 5th Air Force "Jolly Roger" jacket patch made in Australia. The patch belonged to navigator James Ohrman, and is sold with three period photographs, a 1944-1945 mission list, Ohrman's dog tag and his post-World War II name tag.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Patch: about 4-5/16" in diameter; other items are of various sizes.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Patch: wool embroidered in silk/cotton thread with treated backing; remaining items are made of expected materials.

MARKINGS: Photo 1: 140 (dated Oct. 31, 1943 with handwriting); Photo 2: November 1944 Netherland, East India; Photo 3: July 11, 1943 (other writing blurred).

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VCJJX11 LIJJX9/11 SGIEX7/18

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The items are in various conditions but overall are excellent: the patch is minty, and the other items shows some yellowing.

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