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WWII USAAF 487th Bomb Squadron Group of Patches, Photos & Other Items
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. "e;News of the Day"e; 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 on garment.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a large collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months.
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.