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WWII US Made Merrill's Marauders (5307th Composite Unit) Shoulder Patch Small Lettering Variant
ARTIFACT: This is a shoulder patch for the United States Army 5307th Composite Unit, aka "Merrill's Marauders" (named for brigadier general Frank Merrill). The patch is shaped like a shield and divided into quadranttwo blue and two green. It reads MERRILLS MARAUDERS and shows a white sun and star separated by a diagonal red lightning bolt.
VINTAGE: Circa World War II.
SIZE: Approximately 3-3/4" x 2-3/4"
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Fully-embroidered patch in multi-colored silk/cotton threads.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MCEX19 LHEX08/13/19
CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent-): Patch shows virtually no wear and has brilliant jewel-tone coloring.