WW2 - AAF Squadron/Group Insignia

23 Items For Sale

USN Attack Squadron 35 Patch

$85.00 ($4.00 S&H)

A nice original VA-35 Squadron Patch right from the family estate sale. Embroidered design on felt with a cheesecloth backing. It measures 4 7/8" in diameter and has some moth nips, but it's a real one and I've priced it accordingly. Have his King Neptune document listed separately.

Air Service Command Leather Patch

$95.00 ($3.00 S&H)

This is the decal on leather style breast patch, 5" dia., for the AAF's Air Service Command. Just a beautiful example.

8th Photo Sq., 5th AAF - Aussy Made

$395.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Just a beautiful Aussy made 8th Photo Sq. patch which is embroidered on felt. It measures 4 3/8" in diameter.

869th Bomb Squadron Chenille Patch

$425.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This patch is for the 869th Bomb Sq.,497th Bomb Gp., 20th AAF. It has the silver fabric backing and was taken from an album, as that is why the paper reminants on the back. A great looking patch that is embroidered and has chenille.

41st Air Depot Repair Squadron Patch

$285.00 ($6.00 S&H)

A very nice cloth embroidered, 4 1/4" diameter patch with tight cheese cloth backing. This is for the 41st Air Depot Repair Squadron, 41st Air Depot Group of the 15th Army Air Force, stationed in Italy.

WW2 Helicopter Squadron Patch

$550.00 ($6.00 S&H)

There were only 93 helicopter pilots and 335 helicopter mechanics during WW2. Training was under the USAAF Flying Training Command and starting June of 1944, operated out of Freeman Field, Seymore, Ind. with five instructors flying R-4 Helicopters. These men served in the CBI with Helicopter Rescue and Air Commando units or participated in convoy scouting operations along North Atlantic routes. A very rare patch indeed. Last one I know of that was sold, was in excess of $800.

2230th Gunnery Squadron

$325.00 ($6.00 S&H)

A great looking painted on leather patch for the 2230th Gunnery Squadron at Elgin Field, Florida. Has just the right amount of wear and these school patches are getting tougher to find.

Troop Carrier Command

$145.00 ($6.00 S&H)

This is embroidered on twill with a tight cheesecloth backing. It measures approx. 4 1/2" in diameter and is in excellent condition. It does not shine under a black light.

3rd Air Depot Group - CBI Theater

$325.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A theater made, embroidered on felt breast patch for the 3rd Air Depot Group, 14th AAf that was stationed out of Agra, India. The patch measures 4 7/8" in diameter and has been personalized with the owners name on the top. It has one small spot of damage on the scroll at the bottom, but still a nice CBI made patch.

1st Bomb Squadron Patch

$575.00 ($3.00 S&H)

Just a stunning, minty squadron patch for the 1st Bomb Squadron, 9th Bomb Group of the 20th AAF. This 6" diameter patch is made of leather sewn on leather and looks to be as mint as they come. Buy them when you see them.

303rd Air Service Group Patch

$300.00 ($2.00 S&H)

This is a decal on leather type patch for the 303rd Air Service Group, 73rd Bomb Wing of the 20th AAF. Great condition.

13th Ferrying/Air Transport Patch

$295.00 ($3.00 S&H)

This patch is for the 13th Ferrying Sq. and later the 13th Air Transport Sq. of the ATC. It measures 4 3/4" in diameter, is in nice shape and it was taken out of an album.

651st Bomb Squadron Patch

$85.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A neat 4 1/2" diameter screened on felt patch for the 651st Bomb Sq., 411th Bomb Group of the 3rd AAF stationed at Will Rogers Field, Okla. in 1943 and then Florence Air Field, S.C. till May of 1944 when the group was disbanded. They were a replacement training unit, using A-20 aircraft.

24th Bomb Squadron Patch

$425.00 ($2.00 S&H)

A great looking embroidered on linen patch for the 24th Bomb Sq, 6th Bomb Group, 20th AAF. It measures 4 1/4" in diameter and is in excellent condition. This patch appears to be theater made.

San Francisco Air Defense Wing Patch

$160.00 ($2.00 S&H)

This one came out of a scrapbook and also has the name of the original owner on the back. It measures 4" in diameter and is in near mint condition. It does not fluoresce under a blacklight.

374th Support Squadron Patch

$300.00 ($5.00 S&H)

This is a neat painted on thick leather patch for the 374th Support Squadron of the 374th Troop Carrier Group and 374th Operations Group of the 5th AAF. This squadron flew personnel and parts in the Pacific Theater during WW2. They were stationed at Brisbane AAB, Australia from March 1, 1942 and then operated from Nadzab Airfield, New Guinea from June 15, 1944 till the end of the war. The patch is 4 1/2" in diameter and is in excellent condition.

WW2 USMC VMB 413 Patch

$400.00 ($3.00 S&H)

This is just a stone mint patch for VMB 413. It is embroidered on felt with a cheesecloth backing. It measures 3' by 4' and is in just mint condition. It does not fluresce to a blacklight.

20th Bomb Squadron Scarf

$375.00 ($4.00 S&H)

Here is a great looking silk scarf measuring 47" long by 14" wide with an embroidered 4 3/4" dia. 20th Bomb Squadron patch at the one end. The 20th Bomb Sq. was part of the 2nd Bomb Group of the 12th, then the 15th AAF serving in the Mediterranean Theater. Most scarves you find are CBI Theater, here is a nice theater made from the Med. theater.

366th Fighter Group Patch

$425.00 ($5.00 S&H)

Just a stunning English made embroidered example of a rare Fighter Group patch. The 366th FG was part of the 9th AAF flying P-47's and P-51's. Excellent condition.

5th AAF Breast Patch

$150.00 ($3.00 S&H)

A super Aussy made 5" diameter 5th AAF breast patch. It is embroidered on felt with a black cloth backing. There are a couple of very small moth nips in the felt, but I think that just gives it character. Aside from those nips, this patch is in excellent condition.

77th Bomb Squadron Patch

$150.00 ($4.00 S&H)

This is a 5" diameter painted on leather patch of the 77th Bomb Sq, 28th Composit Gp, of the 11th AAF. Nice condition, but for a little cracking in the paint.

64th Fighter Wing Patch

$300.00 ($4.00 S&H)

A used, but not abused, theater made version of the 64th Fighter Wing patch. The patch measures 4 5/8" by 3 3/8". It has some staining but is right as rain. This unit was comprised of the following Fighter Groups: 27th, 50th, 86th, 324th and 358th. They were involved in Africa, Italy and European campaigns. Good shape.

ATC-AFC Ground Personnel Breast Patch

$360.00 ($8.00 S&H)

ATC-AFC Ground Personnel in leather applique, CBI Theatre, Excellent condition.