WWII US Army Air Force Service Pilot MEYER Wings
Rare full size WWII US Army air Force Service Pilot qualification wings badge, introduced 1942. Pin back with 90° opening pin. US die-struck manufacture made by MEYER in New-York with "STERLING" hallmark. Total length: 76 mm. Outstanding quality and exquiste patina. This rating was created to let over-age or disqualified pilots join the US Army Army Air Force for instructing , ferrying or cargo carrying duties.
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