Rare Early WWII Free French Air Force (FAFL) Pilot Wing/Branch of Service Badge with Extremely LOW #
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Rare Early WWII Free French Air Force (FAFL) Pilot Wing/Branch of Service Badge with Extremely LOW #

Code: omfra20009ffa

$2,795.00

Product Description

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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

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ARTIFACT: Rare Early WWII Free French Air Force (FAFL) Pilot Wing/Branch of Service Badge with Extremely LOW #15. We don't know who this badge originally was worn by, but he was someone VERY important with such a low #.

The wing has a star at top and shows a crest bearing the Cross of Lorraine and reading F.A.F.L. : Forces Aeriennes Francaises Libres (French: Free French Air Force) 


VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 2-1/2" x 1-3/16"

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt brass, enamel.

ATTACHMENT: Vertical T Pin with open C catch.

MARKINGS: # 15

ITEM NOTES: This is from a French militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VGEX07 LBGIEX09/01/19

CONDITION: 8 (Very Fine - Excellent): The wing has a few small spots of minor oxidation; all enamel is intact.

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