Metal and wool thread on wool background
diameter: 2 1/2 in. ( 6.4 cm )
Dated: Verso: "1946"
Army Air Forces patch design with vertical sword, red flames flanking the blade, poised on a silver star with a red center flanked by gold wings on a blue background.
Patch designed by the artist for his unit of the Army Air Forces (Headquarters and Headquarters Squadron) in Weisbaden, Germany, 1946.
Gift of Betty Spitz
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