Super Rare WWII USAAF 422nd Night Fighter Squadron, 9th Air Force Patch
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Super Rare WWII USAAF 422nd Night Fighter Squadron, 9th Air Force Patch

Code: afsq20422nfs

$1,100.00

Product Description

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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 super rare World War II 422nd Night Fighter Squadron, 9th Air Force. The squadron was attached to the IX Tactical Air Command, 71st Fighter Wing, IX Air Defense Command, IX Tactical Air Command. The patch is a bat wearing a flight helmet pushed back up on his head who invites the enemy to pick their poison: revolver or dagger.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 5-1/2" in diameter.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Painted leather.

ATTACHMENT: N/A.

MARKINGS: N/A.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAEJX10 LAAJJX12/10

CONDITION: 6+ (Fine-Very Fine-): Patch shows areas of moderate wear with some small areas of the paint worn away; light to medium crackling; a spot of discoloration on reverse.

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