Salty Early WWII USAAF 8th Air Force 'Clipped Wing' Shoulder Patch
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Salty Early WWII USAAF 8th Air Force 'Clipped Wing' Shoulder Patch

Code: 0t75afp20008ssp

$85.00

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Salty early WWII United States Army Air Forces 8th Air Force Clipped wing shoulder patch removed from uniform. The patch depicts shorter, clipped wings and a number "8" with a white five-point star bearing a red center in the bottom loop of the eight.

VINTAGE: Circa WWII

SIZE: Approximately 2-3/8" in diameter

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

ATTACHMENT: N/A

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAX16 LHEX12/16

CONDITION: 6 (Fine+): The patch shows moderate to heavy wear and soiling, moth nip at 7 0'clock or clipped during removal, light color bleed on white star, light adhesive residue on reverse, great been there look!

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