Rare WWII R.A.F. "Bailout" Pin awarded by the G.Q.Parachute Co Ltd
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Rare WWII R.A.F. "Bailout" Pin awarded by the G.Q.Parachute Co Ltd

Code: emi20015gq


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a Rare Worl War II R.A.F. "Bailout" Pin awarded by the G.Q. Parachute Co Ltd, Stadium Works, Woking, Surrey. Similer to a "Caterpillar Club"Pin for using a parachute to SAve one's life from a forced bailout.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 1-7/16" x 11/16".

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass with enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with come-under "C" clasp.

MARKINGS: G.Q PARACHUTIST

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Royal Air Force collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJJX18 LDGEX08/15/19 SDFJX10/19

CONDITION: 8-(Very Fine - Excellent): The pin shows all enamel remain, some tarnish on revers, overall excellent condition.

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