Scarce Sterling WWII Royal Canadian Air Force RCAF Operational Wings Badge for One Tour by Birks

Scarce Sterling WWII Royal Canadian Air Force RCAF Operational Wings Badge for One Tour by Birks

Code: emi20009b


Product Description


GREETINGS from The FLYING TIGER Antiques & Vintage Historical Artifacts!!!
As of today, Thursday, 23 March, Kanae is IN THE OFFICE,
I will be joining her shortly, by Monday 27 March.
What does that mean? Well, there MAY be a delay in shipping,
especially of Military Artifacts, and some Police & Fire Badges
As many of those pieces on the site were with me on the trip to Louisville & Baltimore!
So, hang tight for a few more days, as there may be a delay until 3/27 to get your order shipped if the ordered artifact is with me on the road!!
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ARTIFACT: This is a scarce World War II Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) operational wings badge. This badge was given to a crew member for the completion of at least one tour, or awarded posthumously for at least one sortie against the enemy resulting in death. The badge is by Birks, and is a small winged "O".

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 3/8" in height and 1-1/2" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt sterling silver.

ATTACHMENT: Two screw posts, domed disc backings, back plate.

MARKINGS: BIRKS STERLING on back of badge, under plate.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a Great Britain and Commonwealth militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VCEX12 LAFEX12/12 SLCJJX1/16

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge has some light wear and tarnish.

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