WWII USAAF 14th Air Force Patch "1-1/2 Elbow" Variant, Lightly Worn
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WWII USAAF 14th Air Force Patch "1-1/2 Elbow" Variant, Lightly Worn

Code: afp29014he


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a World War II United States Army Air Forces 14th Air Force shoulder patch in the "one and a half elbow" variant. The 14th Air Force replaced the China Air Task Force, which itself had earlier replaced the 1st American Volunteer Group (aka "Flying Tigers"). The patch shows a winged tiger and a white star with a red center.

VINTAGE: Circa World War II.

SIZE: Approximately 2-1/2" in height and 2-7/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Fully embroidered in cotton/silk threads.

ATTACHMENT: To be sewn onto garment.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWII USAAF shoulder patch collection that we will be listing more of over the next few months. The patch you receive will either be the one pictured, or one very similar.  1@RAX90(S5/19) 2@MBX12 LBJX4/14 S(1)VBJX05/19 S(1)VBJX03/20 S(1)MBJX07/20

CONDITION: 7+ (Very Fine+): The patch is lightly worn.

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