Scarce WWII US Army Air Forces Aviation Engineers Jacket Patch
ARTIFACT: Scarce WWII United States Army Air Forces Aviation Engineers US-made jacket patch Aviation Engineers were tasked with building and defend air bases. The embroidered patch depicts a soldier riding a winged tank against a background of blue and a gray/silver outer ring that reads: "AVIATION ENGINEERS" in red detail.
VINTAGE: Circa WWII
SIZE: Approximately 3-5/8" in diameter
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Embroidered twill, cotton/polyester thread
ITEM NOTES: This is from a USAAF collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAX16 LABEX12/16
CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine—Excellent): The patch shows minor wear, the reverse shows scrapbook remnants, colors remain bright, overall very fine condition.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.