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Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.7462sss
Date: 
1940-1950
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 3 x 1/8 in. ( 8.9 x 7.6 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
stitched: "USSTAF"
Description: 
Rayon shield; red medallion in center of white star in center, flanked by yellow wings against blue background at top; at bottom is red lettering against white background.
Gallery Label: 
This patch was worn by a member of a U.S. Air Force unit.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer, 1966
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group