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This is a rare circa World War II United States Army Air Forces Airborne Troop Carrier "patch-type" distinctive insignia. The insignia was made in the United Kingdom. This style of DI would have been worn by transport pilots on D-Day.
Circa World War II.
Approximately 1" in height and 13/16" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION:
Gilt brass, enamel.
Horizontal British kick (Y-style) pin with C catch.
This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MGEX13 LAGEX5/13
8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The DI has only some light wear and tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.