WWII USAAF WASP Training Patch 999th Army Air Force Base Unit (AAFBU)
ARTIFACT: This is an World War II US Army Air Forces training patch for WASPs (Women Air Force Service Pilots). It shows an owl alongside some lightning bolts.
VINTAGE: Circa World War II.
SIZE: About 4-7/8"e; in diameter.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Cotton embroidery thread on felt.
ATTACHMENT: To be sewn onto garment.
ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Army Air Forces collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. SLAAJJX1/12
CONDITION: 7 (Very Fine): Minor wear and aging, mostly to edges.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.