WWII USAAF 487th Bomb Squadron Group of Patches, Photos & Other Items

WWII USAAF 487th Bomb Squadron Group of Patches, Photos & Other Items

Code: afsq20487b

ON HOLD!! Not Currently Available!


Product Description


GREETINGS from The FLYING TIGER Antiques & Vintage Historical Artifacts!!!
As of today, Thursday, 23 March, Kanae is IN THE OFFICE,
I will be joining her shortly, by Monday 27 March.
What does that mean? Well, there MAY be a delay in shipping,
especially of Military Artifacts, and some Police & Fire Badges
As many of those pieces on the site were with me on the trip to Louisville & Baltimore!
So, hang tight for a few more days, as there may be a delay until 3/27 to get your order shipped if the ordered artifact is with me on the road!!
Meanwhile, Kanae will be LISTING NEW ARTIFACTS DAILY,
And shipping what she can, through the foreseeable future!

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts here to add to your collection!!

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Happy Collecting, Ron & Kanae

ARTIFACT: This is a United States Army Air Forces 487th Bomb Squadron Grouping including: a squadron patch (knight chess piece on patch), sleeve rank, shoulder patch, 5 ribbons, individual and group photos, aerial photos, an anniversary program, orders and a B.B.C. "News of the Day" sheet.

VINTAGE: Circa 1944.

SIZE: Varying - please contact us for details.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Squadron patch is cotton thread on silk; sleeve shield and shoulder patch are cotton on cotton; photos are photo paper; other paper items are on printed paper.

ATTACHMENT: Patches are to be sewn onto Flight Apparel.


ITEM NOTES: This is from a large collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. LFGEX05/10

CONDITION: 6- (Fine): Minor to moderate wear overall; patches are great; photos have some wear at edges; paper items are fragile and yellowed; ribbons are excellent.

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