Rare WWII (1944) CBI USAAF 9th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron Roster Printed in India
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Rare WWII (1944) CBI USAAF 9th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron Roster Printed in India

Code: afb20009prs

$115.00

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: This is a rare United States Army Air Forces squadron roster booklet for the 9th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron. This USAAF squadron was in the India-Burma sector and attached to the 5306th Photo and Reconnaissance Group (provisional), 8th Photo Group/8th Reconnaissance Group, and 10th and 14th Air Force. The 9th was in that theatre from July 24, 1942 through the end of the war. The roster was printed in India, and the 9th's feline photographer mascot graces the cover. Listed for sale separately is an Indian-made 9th Photo Reconnaissance Squadron jacket patch that came to us along with this patch (please see link below for more information).

VINTAGE: Circa 1944.

SIZE: 16 pages; approximately 4-1/2"e; in width by 6"e; in height.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Oaktag cover, printed paper.

ATTACHMENT: Stapled binding.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ebay TRBEX11 LAAEX1/13

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The booklet shows some light wear to the cover; no marks, writing or stains inside.

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