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

$20.00

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 "e;Flying Tigers"e;). 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: None.

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.  1@RAX90(S5/19) 2@MBX12 LBJX4/14 S(1)VBJX05/19

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

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