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RARE WWII USAAF 35th Fighter Control Sq 5th Air Force Patch
ARTIFACT: This is a rare patch for the United States Army Air Forces 35th Fighter Control Squadron. The 35th was in liaison with Australian coastwatchers and vectored fighter commands to intercept the Japanese Attacks on the South Pacific. The patch shows three aircraft over a ringing phone.
VINTAGE: Circa World War II.
SIZE: About 4-3/4' in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Embroidery on wool.
ATTACHMENT: To be sewn onto garment.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VACFX08 LHJJX10
CONDITION: 6+ (Fine-Very Fine): Minor wear; slight discoloration in areas.