WWII USAAF 14th Air Force Patch "Double Elbow, Thick Tail" Variant, Moderately Used
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WWII USAAF 14th Air Force Patch "Double Elbow, Thick Tail" Variant, Moderately Used

Code: afp29014af


SOLD!!! No Longer Available!

Product Description

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ARTIFACT: This is a World War II United States Army Air Force 14th Air Force shoulder patch in the "double elbow, thick tail" 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: About 2-5/8" in height and 2-7/16" in width.

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

ATTACHMENT: To be sewn onto garment.

MARKINGS: None.

ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWII United States Army Air Forces shoulder patch collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. RBX90 LAEX9/10 SLACX4/14 SACX07/20

CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): The patch shows some moderate wear.

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