Small but Great Grouping of WWII Pilot and Cmndr of B-29 "City of ST Louis" Lt Col Henry A Salm

Small but Great Grouping of WWII Pilot and Cmndr of B-29 "City of ST Louis" Lt Col Henry A Salm

Code: afpg20000b29

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Product Description


OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

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ARTIFACT: This is a Small but Great Grouping of WWII Pilot, and Commander of the Aircraft of B-29 "City of ST Louis" Lt. Col. Henry Alexander Salm.

Size Approximately: WWII USAAF Headquarters Patch 2 1/2" round.  Collar insignia: 1-1/8" x 3/4" DI:1-1/8" x 1" Miniture Medal on the Bar: 2-13/16"x 2-1/4" Pilot Wing:3-1/16"x 6/8" Pilot Wing in Thick Bullion: 3"x 6/8" Lieutenant Commander Rank Insignia: 1-1/8"x 1" Bracelet: 8-7/8" x 3/4"


MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cotton embroidered in silk/cotton threads, cotton backing with sheen. Gilt Brass, Enammel, Sterling silver

ATTACHMENT: Wing, Collar insignia: screw pin with disk back / Miniture Medal: pin with disk type back / DI:Vertical kick pin with under-come locking swivel catch

MARKINGS: Wing: STERLING ND. MEYER INC. NEW YORK and Meyer Co's Mark  DI: STERLING and Company mark(hard to read) Bracelet: U. S. AIR FORCE HENRY ALEXANDER SALM 0-4410.36 KELLY FIELD 3-7-42 STERLING

ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWII USAAF wristwatch collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MEJX19 LEGEX06/09/19 SEJJX07/13/19

CONDITION: 8 (Fine - Very Fine-): Great Grouping and overall very fine condition.

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