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Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.7435t
Date: 
1941-1945
Medium: 
Cotton, wool
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 3/8 x 3 3/4 x 1/8 in. ( 11.1 x 9.5 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Navy wool shield with white eagle over "A" inside diamond; red chevron at bottom.
Gallery Label: 
This patch was worn by a 3rd class Navy athletic instructor during World War II.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group