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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OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
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.