WWII USAAF Air Crew Member Sterling Wings Badge
Full size WWII US Air Crew Member qualification wings badge, introduced 1942, originally given to gunners, radio operators, photographers and various other crew members. One piece die struck. Pin back. Sterling made by Balfour with matching marking ( L.G.B : L.G. Balfour Co., Attleboro, MA). Total length: 76 mm. Outstanding quality.
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