GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
Scarce Early 1960s US Army 52d Combat Aviation Battalion Flying Dragons Pocket Patch Worn in Vietnam
ARTIFACT: This is a scarce circa early 1960s pocket patch for the United States Army 52nd Combat Aviation Battalion, also known as the "Flying Dragons". The 52nd participated in numerous operations, including the Tet Offensive of 1968. The patch was made in the United States but worn in Vietnam. The twill patch is in a brilliant shade of blue and is embroidered with a dragon at its center.
VINTAGE: Circa early 1960s.
SIZE: Approximately 3-3/4" in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Twill embroidered in silk/cotton threads.
ATTACHMENT: To be sewn on.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Aviation patch collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. PBJL13 LBDEX5/13
CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): The patch has very little wear.