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Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.7493
Date: 
1942-1945
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 8.3 x 7.3 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
sewn: center of badge: "N.Y.C./P.C." (white rayon)
Description: 
Shield-shaped blue rayon patch; blue windmill blades embroidered onto small orange shield in center, surrounded by orange border.
Gallery Label: 
This patch was worn by a member of the New York City Patrol Corps during World War II.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Frank L. Jackson, 1946
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group