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A 8th Air Force bullion patch as new reproduction piece fine for a new A2 jacket.
Measures 2 7/8"
A lot of three early original 1950's/60's USAF patches:-
1. 391st Tactical Fighter Squadron
2. 445th Fighter Intersceptre squadron
3. 318th Tacical Fighter Squadron
A lot of three USMC patches.
1. US Marine Corps "Tom cat" F14
2. Strike Fighter Squadron 211 (VFA-211), nicknamed the "Fighting Checkmates", is an aviation unit of the United States Navy established in 1945. The squadron is based at Naval Air Station Oceana and is equipped with the F/A-18F Super Hornet. The squadron's radio call sign is "Nikel".
3. Marine Heavy Helicopter Squadron 462 (HMH-462) is a United States Marine Corps helicopter squadron consisting of CH-53E Super Stallion heavy transport helicopters. The squadron, known as the "Heavy Haulers", is based at Marine Corps Air Station Miramar, California and falls under the command of Marine Aircraft Group 16 (MAG-16) and the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing (3rd MAW).
Sold as a lot
A Harrier Aircraft patch. Vertical and/or short take-off and landing. Patch looks a local made embroidered on twill material.
Measures 2 5/8" X 4 3/4"
A full size 3" Senior Aircrew wingsin sterling silver, clutch back fittings. Also Senior Aircrew wings shirt size at 2"marked Krew G.I. clutch back fittings.
Three pairsof USAF Sergeant rank insignia, Master, Senior and Chief. Clutch backs, marked G23.
Sold as a lot of six pieces
A Command Missile Operator Badge, clutch back fittings in 1/20th sterling silver, marked Krew GI.
Measures 3 1/8"
Following its creation in the 1960s, the badge came in only one style with basic, senior and master versions. Although primarily issued to Atlas, Titan I/Titan II, Minuteman I/II/III and Peacekeeper missile crews of the Strategic Air Command (SAC), it was also issued to Tactical Air Command (TAC) Matador and Mace missile crews of the 1960s and Gryphon Ground Launched Cruise Missile (GLCM) crews of the 1980s and early 1990s. In the late 1980s.
A Senior Missile Operator Badge, mini version, clutch back fittings, marked Krew GI.
Measures 2 3/16"
Two badges one Senior Tech and the other Master Tech. Clutch back fittings both marked L-22.
Here is the set of three badges for Explosive Ordnance Disposal.
Rated Basic, Senior and Master. All clutch back fittings Master is marked Krew 1/20th silver G.I. Senior is marked S21 and the basic Krew G.I.
The Explosive Ordnance Disposal Badge is a military badge of the United States Armed Forces which recognizes those service members, qualified as explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) technicians, who are specially trained to deal with the construction, deployment, disarmament, and disposal of high explosive munitions and may include other types of ordnance such as nuclear, biological and chemical weapons along with improvised explosive devices and improvised nuclear devices . Also known as the EOD Badge or "Crab", the decoration is issued by the United States Army, Air Force, Navy and Marine Corps. The EOD Badge is the only occupational badge awarded to all four services under the United States Department of Defense.
First created in the 1950s, the EOD Badge is issued in three levels and is identical for all branches of service. Although each service has its own requirements the basic EOD badge is issued upon completion of explosive handling training and between 1824 months of on-the-job field training. The Senior EOD Badge is issued after 35 years as an explosive ordnance specialist and the Master Explosive Ordnance Disposal Badge is issued after 715 years of service in a senior supervisory position.
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