Smaller Size CBI-Made USAAF Tech Rep Badge Without Backing

Smaller Size CBI-Made USAAF Tech Rep Badge Without Backing

Code: afi20003tr5


Product Description


ARTIFACT: This is a smaller size World War II United States Army Air Forces Technical Representative badge made in the China-Burma-India theatre. This size of badge may have been used for either shirt wear or for overseas reps. The badge is an open square frame within which a winged propeller is suspended, and it is missing its wool backing.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 1" square.


ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with C catch; four bendable prongs (would have secured missing wool backing).


ITEM NOTES: The badge you receive will either be this one or one in very similar condition. We have other tech rep items available that were purchased along with this item, all of which came from the estate of a Pratt & Whitney tech rep who returned to New Hampshire after the war. This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJX11 LAGEX7/11

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The badge has some light tarnish and only some light wear, and its wool backing missing.

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