WWII Pittsburgh, PA Women's Volunteer Org. Badge: Memorial Gold Cross First Aid & Ambulance Corps
ARTIFACT: WWII Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania women's volunteer organization badge: Memorial Gold Cross First Aid and Ambulance Corps which saw upwards of 2,000 members during the war. The round red, white, and blue enameled badge reads: "MEMORIAL GOLD CROSS FIRST AID AMBULANCE CORPS" and features a gilt brass cross in the center of the blue enamel.
VINTAGE: Circa WWII
SIZE: Approximately 1" round
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled, gilt brass
ATTACHMENT: Horizontal pin with drop in swivel catch.
MARKINGS: Three maker mark stamps on reverse.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWII Homefront collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VCEX14 LAAEX4/15
CONDITION: 8 (Excellent-): Pin shows minor wear, nearly all the gilt brass and enamel details remain intact.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.