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Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.4197
Date: 
1940-1950
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 5/8 x 3 7/8 x 1/8 in. ( 6.7 x 9.8 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
sewn: bottom: "III"
Description: 
Diamond-shaped red rayon patch; yellow globe pierced by anchor in center, which is flanked by yellow wings on both sides, and with yellow eagle perched atop.
Gallery Label: 

WWII era Marine Corps 3rd Air Wing shoulder insignia.

Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group