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WWII Chinese-Made US AAF Troop Carrier Command DI Pin
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ARTIFACT: This is a Chinese-made World War II United States Army Air Force Troop Carrier Command distinctive insignia pin. The pin is badge-shaped and shows an soaring eagle carrying an armed soldier and reads VINCIT QUI PRIMUM GERIT ("e;he conquers who gets there first"e;).
VINTAGE: Circa World War II.
SIZE: 1-1/16" diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gold-plated brass with blue enamel and painted letters.
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal safety-style pin with come-under "C" catch.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Force collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. RAJJX07 LEJJX SLEGEX6/15
CONDITION: 6+ (Fine—Very Fine)The pin is tarnished and shows some signs of wear.