Scarce WWI US Air Service 3rd Aero Park Shoulder Patch

Scarce WWI US Air Service 3rd Aero Park Shoulder Patch

Code: afp00003ap

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Product Description


OUT OF OFFICE: September 15 through September 22 2019.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifact of interest here, but please be advised that we are currently out of the office, at the legendary MAX Show (Last one in Pittsburgh!) returning on Monday September 23rd, and we will not be able to ship until then. Feel free to place an order, or email us to place an artifact ON HOLD, but, again, we will not be able to ship until 9/23/19.
Thank you, Ron & Kana

ARTIFACT: This is a scarce World War I United States Air Service 3rd Aero Park Squadron shoulder patch. Aero parks (also known as air parks) were responsible for maintenance. The patch is in pieced red, white and blue wool felt with a chain-stitched number 3 at its center.

VINTAGE: Circa World War I.

SIZE: Approximately 2-1/2" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Wool felt on wool felt embroidered in cotton/silk threads.



ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJX13 LAGEX3/13

CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The patch shows some light to medium wear and has two small areas of mothing.

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