Rare Variant UK-Made USAAF 8th AF D-Day Era Shoulder Patch
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Rare Variant UK-Made USAAF 8th AF D-Day Era Shoulder Patch

Code: 0t75afp20008eal


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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We will be in and OUT OF THE OFFICE from January 22 through January 26 2020.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts of interest here, but please be advised that we are OUT OF THE OFFICE from January 22nd through 26th, returning on Monday January 27th, and we will not be able to ship during those dates. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship after 01/23/20 until 01/27/20.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: Rare variant, UK-made United States Army Air Forces 8th Air Force D-Day era shoulder patch hand-embroidered on wool. The center depicts a winged number "8" with a white five-point star bearing a red center in the bottom half of the eight and light blue detailing in the background.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Approximately 2-7/16" in diameter

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Embroidered wool, cotton/polyester thread, muslin backing

ATTACHMENT: None.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAX16 LAGEX12/16 SAGEX01/17

CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The patch shows minor wear, colors remain bright, overall excellent condition.

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