GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.
WWII USAAF 471st Bomb Squadron, 334th Bomb Group, 3rd Air Force Patch
ARTIFACT: This is a United States Army Air Forces 471st Bomb Squadron, 334th Bomb Group, 3rd Air Force patch. The design shows a black bear ready to hurl a missile.
VINTAGE: Circa World War II.
SIZE: About 4"e; in width by 4-1/2"e; in height.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cotton embroidery thread on wool, muslin backing.
ATTACHMENT: To be sewn onto garment.
MARKINGS: 471 BS written on reverse.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. LBJJV06 LEJJX
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): Minor wear and aging.