GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Scarce 1st Type US Army 442nd Regimental Combat Team Shoulder Patch A Beautiful example
ARTIFACT: This is a scarce first-type shoulder patch for the United States Army 442nd Regimental Combat Team, a unit made up exclusively of first-generation Americans born to Japanese immigrants. The patch is round and shows a golden forearm hoisting up a sword. A Beautiful example.
VINTAGE: World War II.
SIZE: Approximately 2-1/2" in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Fully embroidered in cotton/silk threads. ATTACHMENT: None.
ATTACHMENT: To be sewn on.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MDAV21 LABEX04/28/21
CONDITION: 8+ (Excellent): The patch shows some light wear only.