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This is a Rare Circa Late 1942's - Early 1943's United State Army Air Force 13th Troop Carrier Squadron Aussie Made Jacket Patch. Attached to Marine Air Corp 25(MAG - 25) Flying Support for Guadalcanal. Later attached to SCAT South Pacific [SOPAC] Combat Air Transport Command (SCAT). Then 13th Air Force, and Finally 403rd Troop Carrier Groop.
Circa Late 1942s - Early 1943s.
Approximately 5" x 4-3/4".
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Felt embroidered in silk and bullion thread.
To be sewn on.
This is from a WWII US Army Air Forces shoulder patch collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MBJJX05 LIGEX08/13/20 pisLIHEX08/20
7+ (Fine+ ): The patch shows moderate to heavy wear, a few spot of stain, and "Been There" Look. Overall fine condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.