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Patches and Distinctive Unit Insignia


This section is currently being built, we are going to be adding more items in the near future.

The patches shown on these pages are generally rare or unusual variants of the more common versions of the unit identification patch. In most cases, we have the more common machine manufactured period issue patches at significantly lower prices. If you have a need for particular patch, please email us with your request (the link is below), and we will see what we have available. Please specify which unit, or at least a good description of the patch. If it is an especially hard-to-find patch or odd variant, please be aware we may not have it.

If you see an item you want, please note the ITEM NUMBER and NAME and use it in your email.

You can email us at snyderstr@aol.com with questions. Use the links below to jump to specific categories of items. The links lead to sections on this page.

Vietnam War British Entertainer USO Show Girl  SHERRY LANDIS   Vietnam Theater Made Variants from the Sherry Landis Collection 
Bullion Patches (separate page) Theater Made Variants and Buckles
World War I (separate page) Pre-WWII (separate page)
Other Patches Air Service and Air Corps (separate page)
Leather Patches Marine Corps USMC Patches (separate page)
US Navy and Seabee Patches Airborne, Ranger, and Special Forces Patches (separate page)
US Army GHOST Division Patches  

USA HUGE Patch Book Containing 200+ MINT World War Two Patches


These are as shown.

Here are more patches.  1  2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26  27

 

              

$1999.99


USA HUGE Patch Book Containing 150+ MINT World War Two Patches


These are as shown.

Here are more patches.  1   2   3   4   5  6   7   8   9   10   11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  21  22  23  24  25  26

                       

$1999.99


Patches and Distinctive Unit Insignia


  This is a MASSIVE collection of shoulder sleeve insignia representing some of the combat and supporting units of WWII.  The insignia are attached to a large white cardboard display.  There are 49 patches on this board, several of them quite rare, unusual variants and small elite units.   Here are other views  1  2  3  4  5  6  7.

    

$749.99  


This is a MASSIVE collection of shoulder sleeve insignia representing most of the combat and supporting units of WWII sewn to heavy issue OD US Army wool blanket.

There are over 400 patches on this blanket, several of them quite rare and unusual variants, small elite units, and some ghost units that never existed except on paper.

There are a couple of patches obviously missing, notably the 1st Armored Division and I Corps Armored.

$3,999.99


Vietnam War Helicopter Pilot Several Different Board Mounted Combat Patches

This is as shown.  The board measures 16 x 18 inches overall.

 $149.99


  WWII General Arnold's A-2 Jacket Leather Theater Made Patch


This is a World War II Headquarter USAAF Theater Made Painted Leather Patch Presented to General Hap Arnold . It came to me in a small lot I purchased from his estate many years ago. 

 This patch measures 4-1/2 inches & is as shown   The condition is overall near very good, with minor wear from age.   Here is a view of the back.

A COA will be issued to the new owner if requested.

$ 499.99

 


Unit Crests (Distinctive Insignia DIs), Patches , etc


Thumbnail (Click to Enlarge) Item Number
Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
  PIRAB-507
USA
Vietnam War Era 507th PIR Beret Flash & Distinctive CB Insignia
The condition is near excellent. $34.99   Available
   TMDE-1
USA
 post
Word War Two
45th INDIAN Thunder BIRD Infantry Theater Made Patch
This is a 2-1/4 inch square very interesting variation of this famous Infantry Division.

The condition is near excellent.
$49.99 Available
   TMDE-11
 USA
 post
World War Two Theater Made
US Air Force
Patrol Dog School
Lackland AFB Texas
This is a 2-3/4 x 3-3/4 inch  very interesting variation of this famous K-9 Attack Dog Training Center.

The condition is near excellent.
$49.99 Available
   TMDE-12
USA
post
World War Two Vietnam Era
34th TAC Gp Lovers by Nature Bien Hoa Viet-Nam
Theater made Patch   
This is a 3 x 4 inch  very interesting variation of this famous Jet Fighter Unit Division.

The condition is near excellent.
$49.99 Available
   TMDE-13
USA
 post
 World War Two Vietnam Theater Made Death Before Dishonor 7/16 
SAIGON
Military Police Patch
 This is a 3 x 3-1/2 inch theater made patch in near excellent condition. $49.99 Available
    TMDE-14
 USA
 post
World War Two Vietnam Theater Made 100 Missions over Suzie Wong Snoopy Red Baron  Patch
This is a 3-1/2 inch in diameter theater made patch in near excellent condition. $49.99 Available
   TMDE-15
 USA
post
World War Two Vietnam
Theater Made 
RED HORSE Helicopter Unit  Patch
This is a 3 x 4  inch theater made patch in near excellent condition. $49.99 Available
    TMDE-16
 USA
 post
 World War Two Vietnam
Theater Made 
CASPER PLT 173rd ABN BDE
Helicopter Unit  Patch
This is a 3-1/4 x 4  inch theater made patch in near excellent condition. $49.99 Available
    TMDE-17
USA
 post
World War Two Vietnam
Theater Made Flying
58th  Unit  Patch
This is a 3 x 4  inch theater made patch in near excellent condition. $49.99 Available
    TMDE-18
USA
 post
World War Two Vietnam
Theater Made 
First Cavalry Med Evac Co
So That Others May Live 
Unit  Patch
This is a 3 x 4  inch theater made patch in near excellent condition. $49.99 Available
   TMDE-19
 USA
 post
World War Two Vietnam
Theater Made 
First Cavalry 
Turkey Head
 Unit  Patch
This is a  3-1/2 x 4-1/2 inch theater made patch in near excellent condition. $49.99 Available
   TMDE-10
 USA
post
World War Two Vietnam
 Theater Made
Block of EIGHT Vietnamese
Airborne Paratrooper Wing Badge Patch Lot
This is a complete & uncut lot of eight para wing badges in near excellent condition. $99.99 Available
   MSGT-1
USA
post World War Two USAF MSGT
MINT Rank Chevrons Pair
This is as shown.  $34.99 Available
  NAVB-1
USA
pre
World War Two Rising Sun Over Mountains and Sailing Ship Filled Sea Heavy GILT and enamel Uniform Badge

 This is a multi piece maker marked screw back  1 x 2-1/4 inch near MINT  badge as shown.
 $49.99 Available
   GREEN-1
USA
World War Two GREEN BACK 91st Pine Tree Infantry Division Shoulder Patch Insignia Badge
This is a 2 x 2-1/2 inch patch in near excellent condition.  $44.99 Available
   WAVE-01
 USA
World War Two Matched Pair of WAVE Cloth Lapel Insignia.
 This is a 1-5/8 inch pair in near excellent condition as stated above. $39.99 Available
   WAVE-02
 USA
World War Two Sterling marked WAVE Officer Side Hat Insignia Badge.
 This is a 1 inch square silver propeller and GOLD fouled anchor in near excellent condition as stated above.

Here is another view.
$89.99 Available
   REG-01
USA
 post
World War Two Military Presidential Aide Blue Enamel over Gilt #rd clutch back near MINT Badge
 The badge is very heavy multi piece and measures 2 inches diameter. $199.99 Available
   PAT-1
 USA
 World War Two MAAF Uniform Jacket Patch
This is a 1-3/4 x 3 inch period near excellent patch. $9.99 Available
    PAT-2
 USA
 World War Two USAAF with White Center Ball Uniform Jacket Patch
 This is a 2-1/2 inch period near excellent patch.  $34.99 Available
   PAT-3
 USA
post World War Two Airborne Command & Control Uniform Jacket Patch
This is a 2-1/4 x 3 inch period near excellent patch.  $14.99 Available
   PAT-4
USA
World War Two USAAF USAFI Instructor Uniform Jacket Patch.
 This is a 2 inch period near excellent patch.  $9.99 Available
   PAT-5
 USA
 World War Two 108th GHOST Division Uniform Jacket Patch
This is a 2-1/4 x 3 inch period near excellent patch.  $34.99 Available
   PAT-6
 USA
 World War One 11th Division Washington Silhouette Uniform Jacket Patch
 This is a 2-5/8 inch period near excellent patch. $34.99 Available
   PAT-7
USA
World War One 86th Black Hawk B H Division Uniform Jacket Patch
This is a 3 x 3-1/4 inch period near excellent patch. $34.99 Available
   PAT-8
USA
 World War Two
 4 Stars of Mountains OD Boarder South Atlantic Force Uniform Jacket Patch
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch period near excellent patch. $9.99 Available
   PAT-9
 USA
post World War Two Stars & Stripes Correspondnet Uniform Jacket Patch
This is a 1-1/2 x 3-1/4 inch period near excellent patch. $9.99 Available
   PAT-10
USA
 post World War Two Allied Airborne Uniform Jacket Patch.
This is a 2-1/4 x 3-1/4 inch period near excellent patch. $9.99 Available
    PAT-11
USA
World War Two SILK European Civil Affairs SPY Command Uniform Jacket Patch
This is a 2-134 x 3 inch period near excellent patch. $19.99 Available
   Patch-90
USA
World War Two
90 PERIOD Shoulder Patch "Blanket" includes all 1st thru 7th RAIDER BN.
This is a mint patch collection sewn to a military pillow case.

A 1st ranger BN man named Joe Curry signed his name to his patch as shown. Joe was a dear friend and one of the very FIRST to buy and sell militaria in his South Carolina store soon after the close of World War Two.

Here are other views. 1   2
$1999.99 Available
  PURDY-1
 USA
 World War Two USS PURDY
 DD-743 PERIOD Theater Made Multi Colored Patch.

This is a near 4 inch diameter patch with a cheese cloth backing all in near excellent condition.

This destroyer was launched in February 1945 and served during the battle of OKINAWA, later Korean War and Cold War duty in the Atlantic http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USS_Purdy_(DD-734)
$49.99 Available
    CBIAVG-1 USA
World War Two UNCUT
Set of TWENTY BULLION CBI Theater Made Patch Lot.

This is a set of patches I purchased in INDIA soon after the close of WW2. I was collecting USAAF items early in my collecting career.

The condition of all the patches is near MINT overall.

Here are other views.  1  2  3
 $1499.99 Available
   BH-1
 USA
World War Two Corregidor 342nd Infantry RGT 84th Black Hawk Division Colored HUGE Drawing.
This is a 10 x 32 inch drawing in near MINT condition as shown.

Here is another view.
$89.99 Available
   SAM-1
USA
Uncle Sam as a Child 1919 Stand Up Color Card.
 This is a 3-1/2 x 5-1/2 inch card with a bend near the top.

The condition otherwise is near excellent.

Here is another view.
 $29.99 Available
   POTT-1
USA
World War One Maker Signed
1st Infantry Division Ceramic Cigar Holder Pot.

This is a well made pot that features various wartime panels and various France combat locations. TOUL, CANTIGUY, St MIHIEL & MEUSE ARGONNE.

This container measures 5 inches high and 4-1/2 inches in diameter It has two small chips on the lip as shown.

Here are other views.  1   2   3   4   5
 $89.99 Available
SEV-1
USA
 Seventh Army HQ 18 AV BN Fleigerhorst Kaserne BEACON NCO Club June 1969 Member Card.

This is a 4 x 7 inch overall G+ card issued to Thomas W Converse. 
$29.99 Available
PHH-1
 USA
Military Order of the Purple Heart National HQ, Chicago Illinois 16 Page Illustrated Brochure.
 This is a 6-1/2 x 9 inch brochure with an application fro membership as shown.

Here is another view.
$29.99 Available
SAILOR-1
 USA
World War Two Sailor on the USS WILTSHIRE Signed color Portrait Photograph & Quill Pen 2 Page Letter Written to his Sweetheart

This a 4 x 6 inch photograph in a 7 x 10 inch folder with a date of 3/24/48 and an inscription "all my love Rudy J Brown, Jr" & "To dearest I couldn't find no adequate words to suit my feelings in giving you this picture of me than to say Darling I do love you etc "
 $39.99 Available
   ROH-1
USA
World War One Thanksgiving Dinner Menu For Allied Officers By the American Forces At La Rochelle France Nov 28, 1918.

This is a 4 page 6 x 9-1/2 inch menu as shown. The condition is G+ and has been folded

Here is another view.
 $39.99 Available
   SEV-1
USA Seventh Army HQ 18 AV BN Fleigerhorst Kaserne BEACON NCO Club June 1969 Member Card
 This is a 4 x 7 inch overall G+ card issued to Thomas W Converse.

Here is another view.
$29.99 Available
  A/BEAGLE-1
 USA
 World War Two 101st Airborne Infantry Division Pin Back Enamel Crest DI Distinct Insignia Badge
 This is a wartime unmarked DI w/o in near MINT condition as shown.  $34.99   Available
DNSI-1
USA
World War Two 35th Armored Infantry BN Screw Back near Excellent DI Distinctive Insignia.
This is as shown.

Here is another view.
$19.99 Available
DNSI-2
USA
World War Two The Right of Line 14th infantry RGT Screw Back near Excellent DI Distinctive Insignia.
 This is as shown.

Here is another view.
$19.99 Available
 DNSI-3
USA
World War Two USAAF 5th AIr Force Theater Made Pin Back near Excellent DI Distinctive Insignia.
This is as shown.

Here is another view.
$29.99 Available
DNSI-4
USA
World War Two 1st Cavalry RGT Pin Back near Excellent DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

Here is another view.
$29.99 Available
 DNSI-5
USA
World War Two 7th
General PATTON Armored Army 7 Steps to Hell Pin Back near Excellent DI Distinctive Insignia
 This is as shown.

Here is another view.
$29.99 Available
DNSI-5
USA
World War Two Red Horse VETO BN Clutch Back near Excellent DI Distinctive Insignia.
This is as shown.

Here is another view.

$19.99 Available
DNSI-6
 USA
World War Two USAAF PACIFIC Air Force Clutch Back near Excellent DI Distinctive Insignia.
This is as shown.

Here is another view.
$19.99 Available
DNSI-7
USA
World War Two The Rock 503rd Parachute Infantry BN Clutch Back near Excellent DI Distinctive Insignia.
 This is as shown.

Here is another view.


$19.99 Available

 DIST-01
 USA
 84th Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia.

This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
 DIST-012
 USA
94th Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia.

This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-013
 USA
93rd Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia

This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-014
 USA
90th Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia.

This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-015
USA
42th Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia.

This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-016
 USA
 85th Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia.

This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-017
 USA
89th Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia.
 
This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.
Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-018
USA
85th Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia.

This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
 DIST-019
USA
81st Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia


This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-0110
USA
102nd Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia

This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-0111
USA
71st Infantry Division D I Distinctive Insignia.
 
This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$9.99 Available
DIST-0112
USA
US Marine Corps Clutch Back RAIDER D I Distinctive Insignia.
 
This is a US dime size enamel pin back distinctive insignia in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$29.99 Available

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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
DIAB-01 USA
World War Two
& later GERONIMO CB Airborne PIR Enamel DI Distinctive Insignia.
This 1 inch square near MINT DI is marked GEMSCO & AGO G-2. 

Here is another view
$44.99 Available
LSC-001
 USA World War One/Two GOLD Bullion Long Service TWELVE Chevrons on Wool
 This is a 2 x 9 inch length of chevrons as shown.

The condition is near MINT

Here is another view.
$49.99 Available
LSC-002 USA post World War Two CAP Civil Air Patrol SIXTEEN Silver Bullion Long Service Chevron Lot  This is a 2 x 9 inch length of chevrons as shown.

The condition is near MINT.

Here is another view.
$39.99 Available
USDI-01980
USA FIFTY Different US Army Medical Corps Distinctive Insignia DI's
This is as shown.

All are mounted on a card and all are in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$124.99 Available
USDI-01981
Gettysburg to the Rhine Stars & Bars 107th Artillery RGT Screw Back Distinctive Insignia
 This is a 1 x 1-1/4 inch badge.

The condition is near MINT.

Here is another view.
$24.99 Available
USDI-0198
World War Two German Made 1 x 1-1/4 inch Schwab-Hall Multi Colored DI Distinctive  Insignia Badge
This is as shown.   Here is a view of the back.

This is a near excellent condition badge.
$99.99 Available
USDI-019
US World War Two 2nd Armored Division Distinctive Insignia
This is a US World War Two 2nd Armored Division Distinctive Insignia.

This is a near MINT badge in the normal size.

Here is a view of the back.
$24.99 Available
USDI-01 USA World War Two The Second First MULE Carry Artillery Wheels DI Distinctive Insignia This is a pin back D as shown in near excellent condition.

Here is another view.
$19.99 Available
USDI-01980
World War Two Lot of SEVEN 8, 30, 37,71,79 89 & 100 INFANTRY Division Enamel DI Distinctive Insignia.
All are as shown.& are pin back.

The condition is near excellent.

Here is another view.
$99.99 Available
USDI-020 World War Two Lot of THIRTEEN Corps Armies etc Enamel DI Distinctive Insignia All are as shown.& are pin back.

The condition is near excellent.

Here is another view.
$99.99  
USDI-21
93rd Black Troops INFANTRY Division Enamel DI Distinctive Insignia
This DI is  as shown & is a pin back.

The condition is s in near excellent.

Here is another view.
$99.99 Available
USDI-01
Theater Made WWII CBI DI
This is a Theater Made WWII  pin-back CBI Distinctive Unit Insignia (DUI).  

It measures 3/4 inch by 1 inch. 

Here is a view of the back.

 The camera flash made the item appear to be  of  lesser quality than it really is.  Condition is mint. 

 

$89.99 Available
  USDI-0199
USA CBI China Burma India Theater Made Enamel DI Distinctive Insignia HALL MARKED Badge
This is as shown.

This deep concave CBI DI is 3/4 x 1 inch and had damage. 
$49.99 Available
USDI-011 World War Two CHINESE Theater Made WWII MINT CBI DI Distinctive Insignia Badge
This enamel badge is the larger VARIANT of this unit.

It measures 1 x 1-1/4 inch.  

It is a clutch back and reverse marked N.D.C and 4 kanji characters as shown.
$249.99 Available
USDI-012 World War Two USA made China Burma India DI Insignia Badge still on Issue Card This is the usual pin back insignia.

It measures 3/4 x 1 inches.  The condition is MINT. 

Here are other views  1  2
  SOLD
USDI-013 post  World War Two USA made 82nd Airborne CB DI Insignia Badge This is the usual pin back insignia.

It measures 3/4 x 1 inch as shown. 

The condition is MINT.  
$24.99 Available
 USDI-014 World War Two USA made USAAF DI Insignia Badg This is the usual pin back insignia.

It measures 1 inch IN diameter.

The condition is MINT.
$14.99 Available
USDI-015 World War Two Theater made LEDO ROAD Enamel PB DI Insignia Badge This is the rare VARIANT pin back insignia.

It measures 3/4 x 1 inch as shown.

The condition is MINT. 
  SOLD
USDI-017 World War Two USA Army Negro 93rd Infantry "French Helmet" Division Enamel Pinback DI.

This is a 1 inch blue helmet on a black background enamel DI. Condition is near excellent.

Here is view of the back.

$39.99 Available
USDI-019811
USA World War Two Pinback Allied Airborne DI Distinctive Insignia
This is the usual size DI as shown

The condition is near MINT.

Here is another view.
$29.99 Available
USDI-019812
USA World War Two Pinback Infantry Nuremberg marked Theater Made DI Distinctive Insignia
 This is the usual size DI as shown

The condition is near MINT. 

Here are other views  1  2.
$29.99 Available
USDI-019813 USA post Word War Two 82nd Airborne DI Distinctive Insignia This is as shown.

The condition is near MINT.

Here is another view.
$19.99 Available
USDI-018 World War Two USA Army Airborne Enamel Pinback DI.

This is a 1 x 1-1/8 inch blue enamel DI. Condition is near excellent. 

Here is view of the back.

$49.99 Available

 USDI-901
 German Made Nuremberg Trials Military Police  Screw Back Maker Marked Distinctive Insignia

This is a shown.

Here is a view of the back.

The condition is near mint. 

$349.99 Available
USDI-007
WW2 Army DI's pair Ordnance Repl Tng Cntr-Screw Back-Robbins Made
This is an original and vintage pair of WW2-United States Army uniform (DI) Distinguished Insignia of the Army Ordnance Replacement Training Center that are screw back and hallmarked "Robbins Co Attleboro". 

This matching pair of DI's is made of gold colored metal and transparent red enamel.

These DI's are in used and tarnished condition with no damage or abuse.  Here is a view of the reverse.
$34.99
PAIR
Available
USDI-0072
USAAF World War Two Winged Cog Wheel Distinctive Insignia DI
This is a shield shaped DI pin back & hallmarked.

Here is a view of the back.
$24.99 Available
USDI-0073
USA World War Two Yellow and Green Military Police Distinctive Insignia DI
This is a shield shaped DI pin back & hallmarked.

Here is a view of the back.
$24.99 Available
USDI-0074
USA World War Two Red and Bronze USAAF Distinctive Insignia  DI
This is a 1-1/4 inch diameter slightly concave back shaped DI pin back & not hallmarked.

Here is a view of the back.
$49.99 Available
USDI-00749
USA WWII 13th USAAF D I Distinctive Insignia Enamel Pin Back Badge
This badge measures the size of a USA penny. 

Condition is near excellent overall.  Here is a view of the back.
$14.99 Available
USDI-00750
USA WWII USAAF Air Transport Command D I Distinctive Insignia Enamel Pin Back Badge
This is a raised STERLING clutch back badge as shown in near excellent condition. 

Here are other views.
$34.99 Available
USRB-001
World War Two USA Red and Blue Ribbon Bar with 5 stars
This is as shown. Condition is near mint overall.   Here are additional views   1  2 $34.99 Available
USRB-0019
World War Two  Purple Heart Philippine Invasion Ribbons etc, Theater Made 12 Ribbon Bar
This is a nicely mounted ribbon bar lot. Condition is near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.
$79.99 Available
USRB-777 USA
World War II 
Three Row Theater made Ribbon Bar with Bronze Star etc.
This is a custom made ribbon bar as shown. Condition is near good +

A view of the back.
$89.99 Available
USRB-778 USA
World War I
 Single Row Theater made Ribbon Bar w/ Silver Star, Purple Heart, Mexican Border Service & 5 Campaign Stars belong to a USMC Officer
This is a custom made ribbon bar as shown. Condition is near good +

A view of the back.
$189.99 Available
USRB-779 USA
World War II 
Single Row Theater made Ribbon Bar with ETO etc and 4 LARGE Campaign Stars belong to an Officer
This is a custom made ribbon bar as shown. Condition is near good +

A view of the back.
$69.99 Available
USRVNDI-901
 
Vietnam War Brass Eagle with 210 CAB Unit on Bar
This is a theater made distinctive insignia as shown in near excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.
$29.99 Available
USRVNDI-1
 
Vietnam War Airborne Mike Force Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1-1/4 x 115/16 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is Near MNIT.


Here is a view of the back.
 
  SOLD
USRVNDI-2
Vietnam War Special Forces PHUNG HOANG HANH QUAN Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1-1/4 x 115/16 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is Near MNIT.

Here is a view of the back.
 
$199.99 Available
USRVNDI-3
Vietnam War Airborne CCC SPY Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1-1/4 x 115/16 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is Near MNIT.


Here is a view of the back.
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$199.99 Available
 USRVNDI-4
Vietnam War  Mike Force Airborne Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1-1/4 x 2 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MINT.


Here is a view of the back.



$199.99 Available
USRVNDI-5
Vietnam War  Combined Action Program Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1 x 1-1/4 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MNIT.


Here is a view of the back.
 
  SOLD
USRVNDI-6
 Vietnam War  27th Infantry RGT  Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 3/4 x 1 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MNIT.

The condition is near MINT.

Here is a view of the back.
 
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-7
Vietnam War MACV Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
344 345  
This is as shown.

The DI is 1 x 1-1/4 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MNIT.

The condition is near MINT.

Here is a view of the back..
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-8
Vietnam War  6th Transportation BN RED BALL Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
 
This is as shown.

TheDI is 1 x 1-1/4 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MNIT.

Here is a view of the back.
 
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-9
Vietnam War  Yellow Arrow with Three Blue Stars Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown

The DI is 3/4 x 1-1/4 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MNIT.


Here is a view of the back.
 
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-10
Vietnam War 299th ENGR Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1-1/8 x 1-1/2 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is Near MNIT.

Here is a view of the back.
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-901
Vietnam War  AMERICAL Infantry Division Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1 x 1-1/2 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MNIT.

Here is a view of the back.
 
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-11
Vietnam War BLACK OPS SHADOW 71st SOS Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1  inch diameter and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MNIT.

Here is a view of the back.
 
$99.99 Available
USRVNDI-12
Vietnam War  311 Tactical Control SQDN Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1 x 1-1/2 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The condition is near MNIT.

Here is a view of the back.
 
  
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-14
Vietnam War  Winged Assault 229 AV BN  Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1 x 1-1/2 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The can is bent somewhat but still in good plus condition.

Here is a view of the back.
 
 
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-15
Vietnam War  Winged Assault 210 CAB AV BN  Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 1 x 1-1/2 inches and is PERIOD to that era.


The can is near excellent plus.

Here is a view of the back.
 
$24.99 Available
 USRVNDI-16
Vietnam War 9th CAV BN  Beer Can PERIOD DI Distinctive Insignia
This is as shown.

The DI is 3/4 x 1 inches and is PERIOD to that era.

The can is in ear excellent condition.

Here is a view of the back.


 
$24.99 Available
USRVNDI-902
Vietnam Cheiu Hoi RED BARON 9th Special Ops Squadron Beer Can Clutch Back DI Insignia Badge
This is the VARIANT pin back MINT insignia.

It measures 1-1/4 inch in diameter as shown. 

Here is another view.
$34.99 Available
USRVNDI-903
Vietnam "Honor and Courage"  8th   Cavalry RGT Beer Can Clutch Back DI Insignia Badge
This is the VARIANT pin back MINT insignia.

It measures 1 x 1-1/4 inch  as shown. 

Here is another view.
$24.99 Available
 USVT-01
RVN Cavalry Beer Can DI Badge This is the VARIANT pin back MINT insignia
This is as shown.

It measures 1-1/4 inch square as shown. 

Here is another view
$24.99 Available
USVT-02
 USARV Beer Can DI Badge
This is a VARIANT pin back MINT insignia.

It measures 1 x 1-1/4 inch  as shown. 

Here is another view.  
$24.99 Available

Vietnam War British Entertainer USO Show Girl  SHERRY LANDIS


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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
RVN-X0011
Vietnam War The USO SHOW Girl  Sherry Landis British Entertainer Pictures, Travel Orders, Biography, etc.
Sherry Landis was English born.  At the age of 12, her family migrated to Australia, where she began entertaining as a vocalist.  She was approved to entertain Australian soldiers in Vietnam.  She toured there.   In 1969, she returned to Vietnam to perform for the Americans.

Included in this lot is her biography, advertising posters, programs, travel itinerary and show reviews, newspapers and various pictures.  Here are additional views  1  2  3  4  5  6 7  8  9
$4,999.99  Available  
RBNN-01
post USA
World War Two South Vietnam Infantry Badge with Plastic Catches
This is a 1 inch square badge in near excellent condition.

Here are other views.  1   2
$34.99 Available   
RVN-X0811  Vietnam War The USO SHOW Girl 6-7/8 Hat Sherry Landis British Entertainer Wore In Country
This is a light weight theater made bonnie hat with the words VIETNAM 69-70 and two Smokie The Dog beer cans HAWK 6 & Its Been a Tough Year attached as shown.

Here is an additional view.
$299.99    Available  
RVN-X0911  Vietnam War The USO SHOW Girl 6-7/8 Hat Sherry Landis British Entertainer Wore In Country
This is a Black Operations Boonie Hat with SIX Theater Made Patches applied.. They are 101st Airborne, Shamrock Guns, War is Hell Death Before Dishonor, Curse you Charlie, Pregnant Lucy Curse You Charlie Brown ! ! & Biere 33 Export.
$899.99    Available  
RVN-X01011  Vietnam War The USO SHOW Girl 6-7/8 Hat Sherry Landis British Entertainer Wore In Country Lot
This is a light yellow boonie hat reversible to olive drab. It has her theater made cloth name tag sewn on one side as shown.

The lot also includes some South Vietnamese money etc, a parachute silk neck scarf, a silk OD handkerchief, a theater made Confederate Flag and a Vietnam neck scarf.  Here are additional views  1  2.
$699.99
LOT   
Available  
RVN-X09011  Vietnam War The USO SHOW Girl Captured 14 x 16 Inch VC Flag Sherry Landis British Entertainer Had in Her Collection
This is as shown. She told me this was given to her by a 101st Airborne GI who shot a VC in back PJs and took the flag. It shows several bullet holes.

Here is a closer view.
$399.99    Available  
RVN-X08011  Vietnam War The USO SHOW Girl Say It in Vietnamese Theater Made Translation Book Sherry Landis British Entertainer Had in Her Collection
This is a 138 page softbound plastic covered book as stated. There are several end pages filled with notes etc.  1  2  3.
$249.99    Available  
RVN-X06011  Vietnam War The USO SHOW Girl Large Size Fancy  Silk Kimono 
Sherry Landis British entertainer had this in Her Collection.

This is as shown.  Here additional views  1  2.

The condition is excellent.
$149.99    Available  

Vietnam Theater Made Variants from the Sherry Landis Collection


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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
 RVNPP-01
 USA Vietnam War LAOTIAN EXPEDITIONARY FORCE Helicopter Unit Combat Pocket Patch
This is a theater made 3-3/ 4 inches that was removed from a uniform.

It is in near excellent condition.

Here is another view.
  SOLD
 RVNPP-02
 USA Vietnam War UD AP SCOUTS DTRP Helicopter Unit Combat Pocket Patch
This is a theater made 3 x 3-1/2 inches that was removed from a uniform.

It is in near excellent condition.

Here is another view.
$79.99 Available
 RVNPP-03
USA Vietnam War DELTA DEVILS 235 Armed Hel Co Helicopter Unit Combat Pocket Patch
 This is a theater made 3-1/4 inches on each side that was removed from a uniform.

It is in near excellent condition.

Here is another view.
$79.99 Available
 RVNPP-03
USA Vietnam War 197th Armed Helicopter Unit Combat Pocket Patch
This is a theater made 3 x 5 inches that was removed from a uniform.

It is in near excellent condition.

Here is another view.
$79.99 Available
RVNP-01
USA post World War Two RVN War 148th MP Military Police Co Providers Uniform Patch
This is a theater made 3 x 4 inches that was removed from a uniform.

It is in near excellent condition. 

Here is another view.
$74.99 Available
RVN-111
Theater Made Vietnam  Patch Airborne Short-Timer Wing Cloth Patch
This is a Theater Made Vietnam  Patch Airborne Short-Timer Wing Cloth Patch.  

It measures 1-1/2  inches by 3 inches.

Here is a view of the back.

 

$79.99 Available
RVN-1111 
Theater Made  Vietnam  War Drunkards By Choice Biere 33 Short Timer Wing Patch
This multi color patch features the bombi bomb beer label, a Kentucky Rifle and a pink short timer wing badge.

It measures 3.5 inches by 4 inches. 

Condition is near excellent.  Here is a view of the reverse.
$89.99 Available
RVN-2111 
Theater Made  Vietnam War Avenger Grim Reaper 189th GUNS Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures 3 inches by 4 inches.  Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
 
$89.99 Available
RVN-3111
 Theater Made   Vietnam War Ready to Fight Sorry About That  Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures 3 inches by 4.5 inches.  Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99 Available
RVN-4111 
Theater Made  Vietnam War 119th Assault Helicopter Company  Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures 3 inches by 4 inches.  Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99 Available
RVN-5111 
Theater Made  Vietnam War Fuxx YOU Red Baron Wing Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures 2.5 inches by 3.5 inches.  Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99 Available
RVN-6111 
Theater Made Vietnam War 52nd Security Forces INFANTRY Wing Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures 2.5 inches by 4 inches.  Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
  
$89.99 Available
RVN-7111 
Theater Made in Thailand Vietnam War 52nd Security Forces INFANTRY Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures 2.5 inches by 4 inches.  Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$49.99 Available
RVN-8111
Theater Made Vietnam War 170th Assault Helicopter BIKINIS Wing Pocket Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3.5 inches square. 

Here is a view of the reverse


Condition is near excellent.
 
$89.99  Available 
RVN-9111 
Theater Made  Vietnam War Co D 36th Signal BN For the Commander Wing Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown encased in plastic.

It measures
4-3/4  inches square. 

Here is a view of the reverse.


Condition is near excellent.
 
$89.99   Available 
  RVN-10111 
Theater Made Vietnam War HEADHUNTERS 219th AVNCO Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures 2.5 inches by 4 inches.

Here is a view of the reverse


Condition is near excellent.
 
 
$89.99   Available 
RVN-11111
Theater Made  Vietnam War 189th Assault Helicopter Ghost Riders Wing Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3 inches by 4 inches.

Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
 
 
$89.99    Available  
  RVN-12111
Theater Made  Vietnam War TARH 355th AVN CO Work Horse in the Sky Wing Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3 inches by 4 inches.

Here is a view of the reverse.


Condition is near excellent.
 
  SOLD  
  RVN-13111
Theater Made Vietnam War Blue Eagle One D B B S  Wing Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
4.5 inches in diameter.

Here is a view of the reverse.


Condition is near excellent.
 
$89.99    Available  
  RVN-14111
Theater Made  Vietnam War 586 Road Runner Wing Patch
 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3 inches by 4.5 inches.

Here is a view of the reverse.


Condition is near excellent.
 
$89.99    Available  
RVN-16111 Thailand  Theater Made  Vietnam War VMFA- 542 Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3 inches by 4.5 inches.

Here is a view of the reverse.


Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-17111
Theater Made  Vietnam War 210th MED PLEIKU 68 69  Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown

It measures
3.5 inches in diameter.

Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-18111
Theater Made Vietnam War RECON D 7 17 CAV  Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
 2-3/4 inches by 3-1/2 inches. 

Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-19111
Theater Made Vietnam War 1st BRIGADE AVIATON HUMMING BIRDS Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3.5 inches in diameter.

Here is a view of the reverse.

C
ondition is near excellent.
  SOLD
RVN-20111
Theater Made  Vietnam War 633 Combat Support Group The Fighting Chefs Wing Patch 
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3.5 inch square. 

Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-21111
 Theater Made  Vietnam War 52 COMBAT AVIATION BATTALION FLYING DRAGONS  Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3.5 inches in diameter.

Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-22111
Theater Made  Vietnam War BUCHANNEER Skull and Crossbones
Wing Patch.  
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
3.5 inch diameter.

Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
  SOLD  
RVN-23111
Theater Made  Vietnam War RED TIGER  Wing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
2-1/4 inch diameter.

Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-24111
Theater Made Vietnam War 1st Signal Brigade Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures
2 inches by 3 inches in diameter.

The reverse is similar to the front.  Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
 
$49.99    Available  
RVN-25111
Theater Made Vietnam War 1st Signal Brigade VARIANT  Cheese Cloth Backing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.  

It measures 2 inches by 3 inches.


Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.  
$89.99    Available  
RVN-26111
Theater Made Vietnam War 1st Signal Brigade VARIANT Cheese Cloth Backing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.  

It measures
2 inches by 3 inches.

Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-27111
Theater Made Vietnam War 1st CAV VARIANT Green Backing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.  

It measures 3 inches by 5 inches.


Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$99.99    Available  
RVN-28111 
Theater Made  Vietnam War 1st CAV  VARIANT DEEP GREEN Backing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.

It measures 3 inches by 5 inches.


Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-29111
Theater Made  Vietnam War 1st CAV  VARIANT WHITE Cloth Backing Patch Signed W/O D MILLER D Co 229th My Love & signed O Miller
This multi color patch is as shown.  

It measures 3 inches by 5 inches.


Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$129.99    Available  
RVN-30111
Theater Made Vietnam War 1st CAV  VARIANT Reverse is Similar Backing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.  

It measures 3 inches by 5 inches.


Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-31111 
Theater Made  Vietnam War 1st CAV  VARIANT Forest GREEN Backing Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.  

It measures 3 inches by 5 inches.


Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$89.99    Available  
RVN-32111 
 Theater Made 
 Vietnam War 
1st CAV VARIANT  Patch
This multi color patch is as shown.  

It measures 3 inches by 5 inches.


Here is a view of the reverse.

Condition is near excellent.
$49.99    Available  
   RVNACR -11
 Vietnam War
 Always Out Front 11
ACR US Air Cav Outlaws Theater Made Jacket Patch
 This is a 3 x 4 inch patch in near excellent condition.  $89.99 Available   
     USAFFTR-21
 Vietnam War
 21st Fighter Squadron Gamblers Ace of Hearts &  King of Spades Theater Made Jacket Patch
This is a 3-1/2 x 4 inch near excellent patch.  $79.99 Available   
   SOGG-101
Vietnam War
SOG SPY
 Skull and Green Beret Vietnam
Jacket Patch
This is a 2 x 3 inch patch in near excellent condition. $64.99 Available   

Vietnam Theater Made Variants


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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
RVN-90119 Vietnam War 3615th Student SQDN Insignia Patch

This is a 3 x 5 inch patch as shown.

The condition is near MINT.

Here is another view.
$24.99 Available
RVN-9011 Vietnam Navy Seals Black and Yellow Theater Made  Patch. This is a 2 x 2-3/4 inch cotton hand embroidered patch as shown.

The condition is Near MINT.  Here is a view of the back.
$49.99 Available
RVN-901
Theater Made Vietnam  Patch CHARGERS ACE OF SPADES LRRP Removed from Uniform
This is a Theater Made Vietnam  Patch CHARGERS ACE OF SPADES LRRP Removed from Uniform Patch

It measures 3 inches by 3-1/2 inches.

Condition is good plus.   Here is a view of the back.

 

$199.99 Available
RVN-9001 Vietnam Theater Made Headhunters 80th Squadron Patch
.
This patch is theater made and measures 3-1/2 inches high.

Here is a view of the reverse.

The condition is near excellent.
 
$89.99 Available
RVN-001
Theater Made Vietnam  Patch with Winged Eagle on Sword  Patch
This is a Theater Made Vietnam  First Aviation Brigade patch.  

It measures 2 inches by 3 inches.

Here is a view of the back.

 

$99.99 Available
RVN-002  Theater Made Vietnam MACV Patch with Airborne Tab Patch This is a Theater Made Vietnam MACV Patch with Airborne Tab patch

It measures 2-3/4 inches by 2 inches.

Here is a view of the back.
$99.99 Available
RVN-003  Theater Made Vietnam
Six Sided Force Recon Patch
This is a Theater Made Vietnam Six Sided Force Recon patch.

It measures 2-1/2 inches by 3 inches.

Here is a view of the back.
  SOLD
  RVN-102
Post WWII Vietnam 1st BN, 75th Infantry Subdued ARCH  Embroidered Patch
This is a Vietnam 1st BN, 75th Infantry Ranger Airborne Theater made Cheese Cloth backed Subdued ARCH  Embroidered Patch that measures 2 x 3 inches as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
  SOLD
RVN-004  Theater Made Vietnam 327th Infantry
Hawk Recon Arch Patch
This is a  Theater Made Vietnam 327th Infantry Hawk Recon Arch patch.

It measures  1 inch by 5 inches. 

Here is a view of the back.
$99.99 Available
RVN-005  Theater Made Vietnam Wolf Pack 8th TAC Fighter Wing Patch This is a Theater Made Vietnam Wolf Pack 8th TAC Fighter Wing patch.

It measures  3 inches by 4-1/2 inches. 

Here is a view of the back.
$124.99 Available
RVN-006  Theater Made Vietnam XIA US Navy  Commando Team Patch This is a Theater Made Vietnam XIA US Navy  Commando Team patch.

It measures  2-1/2 inches by 3-1/2 inches. 

Here is a view of the back.
$124.99 Available
RVN-007  Theater Made Vietnam 43rd TAC Fighter Patch This is a Theater Made Vietnam 43rd TAC Fighter patch

It measures  2-1/2 inches by 3-1/2 inches. 

Here is a view of the back.
$124.99 Available
RVN-008  Theater Made Vietnam MACV Special Mission Advisory Group Airborne Patch This is a Theater Made Vietnam MACV Special Mission Advisory Group Airborne patch

It measures  3-1/2 inches by 4-1/2 inches. 

Here is a view of the back.
$124.99 Available
RVN-009  Theater Made Vietnam S. S. S. Spear Ship 25 Busy Beavers Patch This is a Theater Made Vietnam S. S. S. Spear Ship 25 Busy Beavers Patch

It measures  a 2-1/2 inch diameter.

Here is a view of the back.
$79.99 Available
RVN-010  Theater Made Vietnam 75th Ranger Infantry Patch This is a Theater Made Vietnam 75th Ranger Infantry Patch

It measures  1-1/3 inches by 2 inches.

Here is a view of the back.
$99.99 Available
  RVN-011  Theater Made South Vietnam 440th R F SA DEC HAC BAO Black Panther Recon Force Patch This is a Theater Made South Vietnam 440th R F SA DEC HAC BAO Black Panther Recon Force Patch

It measures  a 2-1/2 inch diameter..

Here is a view of the back.
$124.99 Available
RVN-991
Theater Made Vietnam  Patch V For Victory Hand with V Sign  Removed from Uniform
This is a 2 x 3 inch patch as shown.  Here is a view of the back.

The condition is near excellent.
$49.99 Available
RVN-992
Theater Made 82nd Airborne Patch with WW II Arch.
This is as shown.  Here is a view of the back.

Condition is near excellent.
$129.99 Available
SPY-001
Red D & Dagger SPY Patch
This is a 3-1/2 inch diameter theater made patch.

Here is a view of the back.

The condition is near excellent.
$129.99 Available
SPY-002
Black Eagle with Green Yellow Black & Red Color Band at Throat SPY Patch
 
This is a 3 inch diameter theater made patch.

Here is a view of the back.

The condition is near excellent.
 
$69.99 Available
SPY-003
G I B POWER SPY Patch
 
This is a 3-1/2 inch diameter theater made patch.

Here is a view of the back.

The condition is near excellent.
$69.99 Available
SPY-004
USAAF
Spy Mission to  Russia Gold Wings Red Star White Circle Theater Made Patch
This is as shown.  Here is a view of the back.
The condition is near excellent.
$129.99 Available
RVN-486
 In The Memory Of Vietnam
1968-69 Vietnam
Banner

This is a hanger banner that measures 1 foot by 3 feet.

It shows all the locations in this country.

The condition in near excellent overall. 

Here a view of the reverse.
$99.99 Available

 

Theater Made Variants and Buckles


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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
  AGP-1
USA
World War Two 6th Army Group VARIANT Thin WOOL Theater Made Shoulder Patch.
This is a 2-1/4 inch square patch in near excellent condition.  $39.99 Available
   SECOND-01 USA post
World War Two 2nd Indian Head Infantry Division Brass Dress Belt Buckle
This is a near MINT buckle as shown.     $44.99 Available
    BATT-1
USA post
World War Two 
Airborne PIR Subdued BAT Brass Dress Belt Buckle
This is a near MINT buckle as shown. 

Here is another view.
$44.99 Available
     USPTT-0002 World War Two
2.5 x 3.5 Inch Manchu 9th Infantry Keep Up The Fire Brass DIE STRUCK Belt Buckle
This is a near MINT buckle as issued in WW2. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/9th_Infantry_Regiment_(United_States)
 
$499.99 Available
USPT-0002 Post World War Two 2 x 3 Inch Manchu 9th Infantry Keep Up The Fire Brass Plated Belt Buckle

This is a near MINT buckle as shown.

Here is another view.

$49.99 Available
USPT-0012
Post World War Two 2-1/4 Inch Manchu 9th Infantry Keep Up The Fire Brass Plated Belt Buckle

This is a near MINT buckle as shown.

Here is another view.

 

 

$49.99 Available

 

USMCBD-007
 Bull Dog With Bomb in Teeth Theater Made Patch

This is nicely made patch featuring a Bull Dog holding a bomb in his teeth.

Here is a view of the back.

Condition is used and near excellent.

$249.99 Available
  USPT-101
WWII TRUST Arch for Blue Devils 88th Infantry Division 
Embroidered Patch
This is a near MINT 1 inch  x 3 inch WWII TRUST Arch for Blue Devils 88th Infantry Division Embroidered Patch.

Here is a view of the back.
$39.99 Available
USPT-001
WWII 7th Army  Floss Embroidered Patch
This is a World War II 7th Army Patch

This in an interesting variant on this patch, rendered in blue and yellow twisted  cord on blue and red dyed parachute  applied to khaki linen.

The condition is used, with signs of combat wear. It is in overall very good condition. The patch shows some fading in the blue  from age.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 2-3/4 by 5 inches.

$84.99 Available
USPT-013
WWII Army London Base Command Wool Felt Patch
This is a World War II Army London Base Command Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force Theater Made Patch

This in an unusually well made wool felt variant on this patch, rendered in read and blue floss on cream colored white wool felt. The stitching shows an exceptional level of detail, especially on the Big Ben clock tower and the delicacy of the L B C letters.

The condition is near mint.

Here is a view of the back, showing some very minor paste residue.

It measures 2-3/4 by 3-1/4 inches.

$149.99 Available
USPT-102
WWII Army SHAEF Padded  Black Wool Patch with a Berlin Tab
This is a World War II Army Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force Theater Made Patch

This in an unusually large variant patch.  The back has a number 24 on it.  The Berlin tab is a different color and the shaped patch back is khaki colored.

The condition is near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 4 by 2-1/2 inches.

$69.99 Available
USPT-103  WWII US Army Red Ball T C MTS Transportation Corps Patch This is a WWII US Army Red Ball T C MTS Transportation Corps Patch.

The condition is near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 2 by 2 inches.

$69.99 Available
USBI-01
USA World War Two Bullion Mission to IRAN Tunic MINT Patch
This is as shown.

This is the usual 2-1/ x 2-3/4 inch patch.

The condition is MINT.

Here is a view of the back.
$69.99 Available
USPT-002
WWII Army SHAEF Padded Bullion Black Wool Felt Patch
This is a World War II Army Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force Theater Made Patch

This in an unusually large BLACK variant on this patch, rendered in rainbow is made of 5 colors of  cord floss and a wide light blue sky. The flames on the sword are in fine red floss. The sword has a white floss blade and gold and black floss hilt. It has a black border.

The condition is near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 4 by 2-5/8 inches.

$59.99 Available
 USPT-007
 WWII Army SHAEF Padded Bullion Black Wool Felt THEATER MADE Patch
This is a World War II Army Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force Theater Made Wool Felt Patch.

It measures 3-1/4 by 2-5/8 inches.

This in an unusually colorful BLACK variant on this patch, rendered in rainbow is made of 5 colors of  cord floss and a wide light blue sky.

The flames on the sword are in fine red floss. The sword has a white floss blade and yellow floss hilt.

It was removed from a uniform. The condition is used, still very good.

Here is a view of the black linen back.
 $149.99 Available
USPT-008
WWII Army SHAEF Padded Bullion Black Wool Felt Patch
This is a World War II Army Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force USA  Made Wool Felt Patch.

It measures 3-1/2 by 2-1/2 inches.

This in an unusual asymmetrical flaming sword BLACK variant on this patch, rendered in rainbow is made of 5 colors of  cord floss and a wide light blue sky.

The flames on the sword are in fine red floss. The sword has a white floss blade and yellow floss hilt with black accents.

It was removed from a uniform. The condition is used, still very good.  There are a minor nip at the bottom of the shield.

Here is a view of the black linen back
$149.99 Available
USPT-009
WWII Army SHAEF Padded Bullion Black Wool Felt Patch
This is a World War II Army Supreme Headquarters Allied Expeditionary Force Theater Made Wool Felt Patch

This in an unusual asymmetrical flaming sword BLACK variant on this patch, rendered in rainbow is made of 5 colors of  cord floss and a wide light blue sky. The flames on the sword are in fine red floss. The sword has a white floss blade and yellow floss hilt with black accents. It was removed from a uniform.

The condition is used, still very good.  There are a couple of minor pulls on the blue sky.

Here is a view of the black linen back.

It measures 3-1/2 by 2-1/2 inches.

  SOLD
USPT-005
WWII CBI Ledo Road Heavy  Floss Embroidered Patch
This is a World War II CBI Ledo Road Multi-piece Theater Made Patch

This patch has red, white, dark blue, sky blue, and green heavy multi-strand  floss rendered on coarse green linen. It has a green linen backing.

The condition is excellent, nearly mint.

We have others with some minor cosmetic differences from the example shown here. We have several virtually identical patches that were acquired from a very extensive collection of CBI items.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 2-1/4 by 3-1/2 inches.

$99.99 Available
USPT-011
WWII CBI Ledo Road Heavy  Floss Embroidered Patch
This is a World War II CBI Ledo Road Multi-piece Theater Made Patch

This patch has red, white, dark blue, pale sky blue, and green heavy multi-strand  floss rendered on khaki cotton. It has no backing.

The condition is used, still very good.

We have others with some minor cosmetic differences from the example shown here. We have several virtually identical patches that were acquired from a very extensive collection of CBI items.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 2-1/2 by 3-1/2 inches.

$99.99 Available
USPT-012
WWII CBI Ledo Road Heavy  Floss Embroidered Patch
This is a World War II CBI Ledo Road Multi-piece Theater Made Patch

This patch has red, white, dark blue, sky blue, and green heavy multi-strand  floss rendered on khaki cotton. It has no backing.

The condition is used, still very good.

We have others with some minor cosmetic differences from the example shown here. We have several virtually identical patches that were acquired from a very extensive collection of CBI items.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 3-1/2 by 4 inches.

$99.99 Available
 USPT 1111 Two Theater Made South Vietnam Patches

This are as shown and are in near excellent condition overall.  Here is a view of the reverse.

$59.99 Each Available
USPT-007
WWII CBI  Floss Salamander Embroidered Patch
This is a World War II CBI Multi-piece Theater Made Patch

This patch has white and blue  floss rendered on the blue chief, which is separately applied to the red and white  "3ID" (or possibly "310") shield. It has a black linen back.

The condition is overall very good to near excellent.

It measures 3-5/8 inches in diameter.

$124.99 Available
USPT-008
Vietnam  Floss Embroidered AK-47 Patch
This is a Vietnam Theater Made Patch

This patch has black, red, green, blue and yellow  floss rendered on the red chief above a yellow rice field.

The condition is overall very good, with some minor edge wear.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 2 inches in diameter.

$49.99 Available
USPT-0123
Vietnam  Floss Embroidered SDA Medic Patch
This is a Vietnam Theater Made Patch

This patch has black, red, green, and yellow  floss rendered on black cotton twill.

This was for the Seventh Day Adventist Medical Group 23-A

The condition is overall very good, with some minor edge wear.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 2-3/4 inches square.

$64.99 Available
RV-001
RVN Vietnam INJUN SCOUTS near MINT OD Cloth Uniform Patch
This is a theater made patch.

It measures 1-3/4 x 4 inches.

Here is a view of the back.


$34.99 Available
USPT-0122 pre USA World War Two CCC Shoulder and Hat Patch Lot This two patch lot came from a former members West VA. estate. The larger one measures 2.5 inches and the smaller side hat patch is 1-3/4 inch diameter. Both were removed form a uniform at an earlier date.

All are near good plus condition. The pair sells for $24.99.

Here is a view of the back.
$24.99
PAIR
Available

Armor Patches


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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
USAR-001 World War Two Various Armored Divisions  All are in near excellent condition.  Here are additional views  1  2  3. $19.99
EACH
Available
USAR-0091
 World War FIFTEEN Two Various Armored Divisions
All are in near excellent condition. 

Here is a view of the reverse.
$21.99
EACH
Available
USPR-009
WWII Tanker Lozenge Patch
This is a World War II Tanker Lozenge patch similar in design to the early Ranger lozenge diamond patch.

It has a one-piece machine embroidered design.  It is green and yellow  floss on khaki.

The condition is near mint. This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2 inches high by 4 inches wide, as shown.

(This is the same patch that is also shown on the Ranger patch page. We only have one of these.)

$124.99 Available
USPR-0091
post WWII USA RED RANGER Tab Patch
This is a 1/2 x 2-1/4 inch post war tab as shown.

The condition is near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.
$29.99 Available
WSPRG-001
World War Two Near MINT Theater Made 6th Ranger BN Arch for a GI Uniform
They are as shown. 

This is the standard size 1 x 4 inch patch. 

Here is a view of the back.
$49.99 Available
USAP-001
WWII 1st Armored Division Patch
This is a very early World War II 1st Armored Division "Black Back" Wool Felt Patch.

This is a fairly difficult to find patch, in superior condition. It is a red, yellow, blue and black  floss on heavy OD wool felt with a BLACK back.

The condition is near mint.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/2 by 4 inches.

$49.99 Available
USAP-002
WWII 2nd Armored Division Patch
This is a very early World War II 2nd Armored Division "Black Back" Wool Felt Patch.

This is a fairly difficult to find patch, in used, but near excellent condition. It is a red, yellow, blue and black  floss on heavy OD wool felt with a BLACK back.

The condition is near excellent.  It was removed from a uniform.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3 by 3-3/4 inches.

$49.99 Available
USAP-003
WWII 3rd Armored Division Patch
This is an early World War II 3rd Armored Division  Floss OD Border Embroidered Patch.

This patch is used, but near excellent condition. It is a red, yellow, blue and black with OD border  floss with a WHITE back.

The condition is near excellent.  It was removed from a uniform.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3 by 3-3/4 inches.

$49.99 Available
USAP-004
WWII 10th Armored Division Patch
This is a very early World War II 10th Armored Division "Black Back" Wool Felt Patch.

This is a fairly difficult to find patch, in superior condition. It is a red, yellow, blue and black  floss on heavy OD wool felt with a BLACK back.

The condition is near mint.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/2 by 4 inches.

$49.99 Available
USAP-101
WWII 1st Armored Division Vehicle ID Plate
This is a very early World War II 1st Armored Division Commanding Officer painted steel vehicle ID plate

This is a fairly difficult to find item. It is a red, yellow, blue and black paint on primer gray paint, as shown on the back.

One of these plates is shown affixed to a red and white steel cavalry flag on the left fender of General Patton's tank "Queen Mary".  His was a 2nd AD tank.

The condition is near excellent.

The patch measures 3-1/4 high by 3-3/4 inches wide.

$299.99 Available
USAP-102
WWII 3rd Armored Division Vehicle ID Plate
This is a very early World War II 3rd Armored Division Commanding Officer painted steel vehicle ID plate

This is a fairly difficult to find item. It is a red, yellow, blue and black paint on primer gray paint, as shown on the back.

One of these plates is shown affixed to a red and white steel cavalry flag on the left fender of General Patton's tank "Queen Mary".  His was a 2nd AD tank.

The condition is near excellent.

The patch measures 3-1/4 high by 3-3/4 inches wide.

$299.99 Available
USAP-103
WWII 5th Armored Division Vehicle ID Plate
This is a very early World War II 5th Armored Division Commanding Officer painted steel vehicle ID plate

This is a fairly difficult to find item. It is a red, yellow, blue and black paint on primer gray paint, as shown on the back.

One of these plates is shown affixed to a red and white steel cavalry flag on the left fender of General Patton's tank "Queen Mary".  His was a 2nd AD tank.

The condition is near excellent.

The patch measures 3-1/4 high by 3-3/4 inches wide.

$299.99 Available
USAP-104
WWII 8th Armored Division Vehicle ID Plate
This is a very early World War II 8th Armored Division Commanding Officer painted steel vehicle ID plate

This is a fairly difficult to find item. It is a red, yellow, blue and black paint on primer gray paint, as shown on the back.

One of these plates is shown affixed to a red and white steel cavalry flag on the left fender of General Patton's tank "Queen Mary".  His was a 2nd AD tank.

The condition is near excellent.

The patch measures 3-1/4 high by 3-3/4 inches wide.

$299.99 Available

Other Patches


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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
NOR-01
World War Two ALLIED Forces NORWAY Shoulder Patch ARCH
This is a 3/4 x 2 inch near MINT cheese cloth backed patch.

Here is another view.
$29.99 Available
TRNG-01
 World War Two
USAAF Air Training Command PILOT Trainer Instructor CLOTH Sleeve Patch GOLD Wing
This is a 5/8 x 2 inch near MINT instructor patch.

Here is another view.
$24.99 Available
USPI-1011
USA World War Two Green Edge 7th US Army Division Shoulder Sleeve Patch.
This is a 2 x 2-1/2 inch patch in near MINT condition as shown .

Here is the back
$24.99 Available
 USPI-1010
SA World War Two USAAF Air Command Division Shoulder Sleeve Patch.
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch patch in near MINT condition as shown .

Here is the back
 $24.99 Available
USPI-1009
 USA World War Two USA Army CIB Combat Infantry Badge Tunic of Shirt Patch.
This is a 2-1/2 x 4 inch patch in near MINT condition as shown .

Here is the back
$24.99 Available
 OPP-001
 US MAAG VIETNAM with Arch Patch.
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$39.99 Available
OPP-002
 US Red Blue and OD TEXAS Star Patch.
This is a 3 inch patch as shown.

 Here is a view of the back.
$39.99 Available
OPP-003
Colorado National Guard Shoulder Patch
This is a 3 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$29.99 Available
OPP-004
US Red White Blue FMF Fleet Marine Force 13th Defense Engineers Patch.
 This is a 2 x 3 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$29.99 Available
 OPP-005
US Red Gold Flying Dragon GHOST Patch
This is a 2-1/2 x 2-34 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$59.99 Available
OPP-006
US Red Gold Star on Cloud 108th Division GHOST Patch.
 This is a 2-1/2 x 2-3/4 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$59.99 Available
OPP-007
US Red White Blue OD Border Southern Defense Command Patch.
This is a 2-1/2 x 3-1/2 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$59.99 Available
OPP-008
US Red White Blue OD Border Austria Command Patch.
This is a 2-1/4 x 3 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$39.99 Available
OPP-009
US Red White Blue OD Border Aviation Engineers Patch
 This is a 2-1/2 x 4-1/4 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$59.99 Available
OPP-0010
US Red White Blue OD Border Viking Ship 99th Infantry BN Patch.
This is a 2-1/4 x 2-1/2 inch patch as shown

.Here is a view of the back.
 $49.99 Available
OPP-0011
US Red White Blue SILK European Civil Affairs Patch
 This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$39.99 Available
OPP-0012
US Blue and Gold SPNIX Intelligence Service OLD STYLE OD Border Patch.
This is a 2 x 3 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$59.99 Available
OPP-0013
US Red White Blue FRANCE Patch.
 This is a 2 x 3 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$59.99 Available
  OPP-0014
US Red White Blue ALASKA Air Command Patch
This is a 2 x 3 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$39.99 Available
  OPP-0015
 US Red White Blue etc Army Hostess Service Patch.
This is a 2 x 3-1/4 inch patch as shown.

Here is a view of the back.
$59.99 Available
USPI-1012 USA World War II NINTH Army Red & White Shoulder Patch. This a 3 inch diameter PERIOD patch in near excellent condition.

Here is the back.
$29.99 Available
USPNA-01 USA WW II Chief Petty Officer Bullion Rating Sleeve Patch Insignia.  
This 5 x 7 inch MINT Gold Bullion CPO Shoulder Patch. 

Here is the back side.
$34.99 Available
USPINA-02 USA WW II Chief Petty Officer Bullion Rating Sleeve Patch Insignia This 5 x 7 inch MINT Gold Bullion CPO Shoulder Patch.
 
Here is the back side.
$34.99 Available
USPI-101
USA World War Two War Correspondent MINT Uniform Patch
This is as shown.

This is the usual size 2.5 x 3 inch patch as shown. 

Here is another view.
$39.99 Available
USPI-001
Pre-WWII YMCA War Service Volunteer Patch
This is a World War II Young Men's Christian Association Patch.

This is a fairly difficult to find patch, in superior condition. It is a heavy red, white, and blue  floss on white twill with a cheesecloth back.

The condition is near mint.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/2 by 3 inches.

$49.99 Available
USPI-053
Pre-WWII US Army Recruiting Service Patch
This is a Pre-World War II US Army Recruiting Service Patch.

This is a fairly difficult to find patch, in superior condition. It is a red and blue felt with bright white thick  floss with a stiff heavy cheesecloth back.

The condition is near mint.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-7/8 by 3-3/8 inches.

$124.99 Available
USPI-052
Pre-WWII US Army Artillery Branch Patch
This is a Pre-World War II US Army Artillery Branch Patch.

This is a red yellow and white on black wool felt with a cheesecloth back.

The condition is near mint.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-3/4 inches.

$99.99 Available
USPI-060
WWII 2nd Chemical Mortar Battalion Patch
This is a World War II 2nd Chemical Mortar Battalion Variant Patch.

This is a very difficult to find patch. It is a red, yellow, and blue  floss.  This patch shows exceptional detail especially in the area of the tail, wings and target.

The condition is used, but near very good. It was removed from a uniform.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2 by 2-3/8 inches.

$174.99 Available
USPI-002
WWII 96th Chemical Mortar Battalion Patch
This is a World War II 96th Chemical Mortar Battalion Patch.

This is a very difficult to find patch. It is a red, white, yellow, and blue  floss.

The condition is used, but near very good. It was removed from a uniform.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 1-1/2 by 2-1/2 inches.

$149.99 Available
USPI-059
WWII Bushmaster 158th RCT Patch
This is a World War II Bushmaster 158th Regimental Combat Team Patch.

This is a very difficult to find patch. It is a white, red, and blue  floss. Bushmaster is the name of the South American pit viper (Lachesis muta muta) after which this unit was named.

The condition is used, but near very good. It was removed from a uniform.

Here is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-3/4 by 3-1/8 inches.

$149.99 Available
USPI-044
WWII 8 Wheel Tank Destroyer VARIANT Patch
This is a World War II Tank Destroyer EIGHT Wheel VARIANT Patch.

This is a hard to find variant of this patch. It is a red, orange, white and black  floss embroidered patch.

The patch measures 2-3/4 inches.

The condition is near excellent.

This is a view of the back.

$99.99 Available
USPI-0441 WWII FOUR Wheel Strong Yellow Color Tank Destroyer VARIANT Patch This is a World War II Tank Destroyer FOUR Wheel VARIANT Patch.

This is a hard to find variant of this patch. It is a red, orange, white and black floss embroidered patch. 

The patch measures 2-3/4 inches.

The condition is near excellent.

This is a view of the back.
$49.99 Available
USPI-050
WWII Alaska Defense Command Patch
This is a very scarce EARLY variant of the World War II ALASKA DEFENSE COMMAND ADC Seal Patch.

This is a very difficult to find patch. It has BLACK letters and seal on yellow sun, blue sky and white ice  floss.

The condition is used. It was removed from a uniform.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-1/2 inches.

  SOLD
USPI-051
WWII Filipino Battalions Patch
This is a very scarce EARLY variant of the Pre-World War II Philippines Filipino Battalion Patch.

This is a very difficult to find patch. It has black floss on mustard yellow wool felt with a cheesecloth backing.

The condition is near excellent. This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/8 inches.

$99.99 Available
USPI-054
WWII 18th Field Artillery Regiment Patch
This is a World War II 18th Field Artillery Regiment Patch.

This is a difficult to find patch. It has red, white, blue and yellow floss.

The condition is near excellent. This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3 by 3-1/2 inches.

$99.99 Available
USPI-007
WWII 71st Infantry Regiment Patch
This is an unusual Pre-World War II 71st Infantry Regiment patch with a fasces on shield design.

It is yellow embroidered on blue  floss on an HBT OD cotton twill.

The condition is near mint. It was removed from an album, some very minor traces of paste residue remain on the back.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3 inches square, as shown.

$49.99 Available
USPI-055
WWII 442nd RCT 1st Pattern Patch
This is an World War II 1st Pattern 442 Regimental Combat Team patch with a sword on bursting bomb design.

It is red, white, blue and yellow embroidered  floss with a white border.

The condition is near mint. It was removed from an album, some very minor traces of paste residue remain on the back.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-1/2 inches in diameter, as shown.

$149.99 Available
USPI-056
WWII 442nd RCT 2nd Pattern Patch
This is an World War II 2nd Pattern 442 Regimental Combat Team patch with a torch on coffin design.

It is white and blue embroidered  floss with a red border.

The condition is near mint. It was removed from an album, some very minor traces of paste residue remain on the back.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3 by 2-1/2 inches, as shown.

$74.99 Available
USPI-062
WWII CBI Theater OD Border Patch
This is an World War II China Burma India theater patch with an early OD border.

It is red, white and blue embroidered  floss with an OD border sewn to wool with a cotton twill backing.

The condition is near mint. It was removed from a uniform.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-3/4 by 2-3/4 inches, as shown.

$49.99 Available
USA Army Air Force Heavy Bullion Silk CBI China Burma India A-2 Jacket MINT Unissued VARIANT Patch This is as shown.

It measures 3 x 5 inches.

This is a patch that would be sewn to a Pilots A-2 Jacket. 

Here is a view of the back.
$149.99 Available
USPI-992
CBI China Burma India Fancy Blue Velvet Pillow Cover
CBI China Burma India Fancy Blue Velvet Pillow Cover with HUGE Centered Distinctive Insignia.
 
 This MINT cover measures 14 inches square and is as shown.  Here is a view of the back.
$149.99 Available

                              

USPI-004
WWII USO Camp Shows Identified Patch Pin Diary Photo Lot
This is a World War II Camp Shows Patch, Autographed 1943 Event Diary, Uniform Portrait Photograph, and USO Collar and Hat Pin Lot Featuring Singer Actress and Entertainer Georgia Butler.

This is a very scarce identified lot from the estate of Georgia Butler, one of the early Camp Shows USO entertainers touring the Pacific and Alaska Theaters during WWII.

She signed the diary on the flyleaf, identifying it.  There is a 1943 calendar, showing show dates.  There are a number of pages filled in, detailing expenses and income for her 1943 tour dates.

The condition is used, but near excellent throughout, as shown.

Here is a view of the back of the patch and pins.

This is a publicity photograph of the five stars of Camp Shows Unit 496 which included Georgia Butler, Don Martin, Billy Dale, Maxine Turner, and Cliff Scholl.  THIS PHOTO IS NOT INCLUDED IN THE LOT.  It is shown for historical context ONLY.

The patch measures 1-1/2 by 4 inches.  The large USO pin is STERLING content marked and measures 1 inch square. The two small collar pins measure 5/8 inches wide.

The 1943 diary has more than 40 pages with handwritten content.  It has the usual atlas maps, city population and similar printed matter, and day by day entries.

$499.99 Available

US Navy and Seabee Patches


 

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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
NAV-1
USA
 World War Two US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN ROTC MINT Visor Hat Insignia Patch
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
 NAV-2
USA
World War Two
US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN LARGE Eagle holding a Fouled Anchor MINT Visor Hat Insignia Patch.
This is a 4 x 5-1/2 inch black patch with a 1-3/4 x 2-1/2 inch raised MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
NAV-3
 USA
World War Two
US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN Large Fouled Anchor Pair MINT Uniform Tunic Insignia Patch.
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
NAV-4
USA
 World War Two US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN Large STAR Pair MINT Uniform Tunic Insignia Patch.
 This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
NAV-5
 USA
 World War Two US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN Large PROPELLRS Pair MINT Uniform Tunic Insignia Patch
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
NAV-6
 USA
World War Two
US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN Large Crossed Ropes Pair MINT Uniform Tunic Insignia Patch.
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
NAV-7
 USA
World War Two
 US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN Large STEERING WHEEL Pair MINT Uniform Tunic Insignia Patch.
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
NAV-8
USA
 World War Two US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN Large Oak Leaves Pair MINT Uniform Tunic Insignia Patch.
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
NAV-9
USA
 World War Two US NAVY GOLD Bullion USN Large Shield in Circle Pair MINT Uniform Tunic Insignia Patch
This is a 2-1/2 x 3 inch MINT heavy gold bullion patch as shown.

Here is another view.
 $49.99 Available
USNR-001
US Navy Cryptologic Technician Rating/Rate Patch
This is a US Navy Cryptologic Technician Petty Officer 1st Class Black Wool Silver and Gold Bullion patch.

CT patches for upper rates are fairly scarce. The CT rating was discontinued in 2006 and the quill and lightning bolt emblem retired.

This patch has gold bullion applied rate stripes on black wool.  The rating insignia and "crow" are heavy silver bullion wire.

The condition is near mint. This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/2 by 6 inches.

$74.99 Available
USNR-002
US Navy Cryptologic Technician Rating/Rate Patch
This is a US Navy Cryptologic Technician Chief Petty Officer Khaki  Silver Bullion patch.

CT patches for upper rates are fairly scarce. The CT rating was discontinued in 2006 and the quill and lightning bolt emblem retired.

This patch has blue  floss embroidered on khaki twill.  The rating insignia and "crow" are heavy silver bullion wire.

The condition is near mint. This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/2 by 6 inches.

$74.99 Available
USPU-006
Vietnam Theater Made Seabee Patch
This is a Vietnam War Naval Construction Battalion RMCB #19 "The Empire Builders" Seabee patch.

Seabee patches for specific numbered units are VERY scarce.

This patch has a red, white, blue and yellow seabee, with detailed machine gun, wrench and hammer.  The RMCB bottom arch is integral to the patch and not separately applied.

The condition is used. It was removed from a uniform.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/8 by 2-3/4 inches.

$124.99 Available
USPU-001
WWII Seabee Patch
This is a World War II Naval Construction Battalion "Seabee" patch.

These patches typically show a number of interesting variations, from the colors of thread used to the style of the eyes and the detail of the guns and tools, border treatments, and other stylistic design elements.  The Seabee patch is an intriguing subset of the patch collecting hobby.

This patch has a narrow white border, very detailed machine gun, wrench and hammer with long oval eyes.

The condition is used. It was removed from a uniform.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-3/4 inches in diameter.

$49.99 Available
USPU-005
WWII Seabee Patch
This is a World War II Naval Construction Battalion "Seabee" patch.

These patches typically show a number of interesting variations, from the colors of thread used to the style of the eyes and the detail of the guns and tools, border treatments, and other stylistic design elements.  The Seabee patch is an intriguing subset of the patch collecting hobby.

This patch has a narrow white border, very detailed machine gun, wrench and hammer with long oval eyes and pinpoint pupils.

The condition is used. It was removed from a uniform.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-3/4 inches in diameter.

$49.99 Available
USPU-002
WWII Seabee Patch
This is a World War II Naval Construction Battalion "Seabee" patch.

These patches typically show a number of interesting variations, from the colors of thread used to the style of the eyes and the detail of the guns and tools, border treatments, and other stylistic design elements.  The Seabee patch is an intriguing subset of the patch collecting hobby.

This patch has a wide white border, and the bee has large round eyes.

The condition is used. It was removed from an album, and some traces of paste and paper remain on the back.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-3/4 inches in diameter.

$49.99 Available
USPU-003
WWII Seabee Patch
This is a World War II Naval Construction Battalion "Seabee" patch.

These patches typically show a number of interesting variations, from the colors of thread used to the style of the eyes and the detail of the guns and tools, border treatments, and other stylistic design elements.  The Seabee patch is an intriguing subset of the patch collecting hobby.

This patch has a medium width white border, and the bee has slanted eyes. Note the blue floss is royal (Air Force) blue, and not the more subdued medium blue more usually encountered.

The condition is used.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-3/4 inches in diameter.

$49.99 Available
USPU-005
WWII PT Boat Mosquito Patch
This is a World War II US Navy Patrol Torpedo Boat PT Boat patch.

This patch has a medium width white border and machine embroidered mosquito riding a torpedo in white floss on black felt.

The condition is used.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/8 inches in diameter.

$74.99 Available
USPU-009
WWII PT Boat Mosquito Patch
This is a World War II US Navy Patrol Torpedo Boat PT Boat patch.

This patch has a wide outer border and machine embroidered mosquito riding a torpedo in white floss on black felt.

The condition is used.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 3-1/2 inches in diameter.

$74.99 Available
USPU-010
WWII PT Boat Mosquito Patch
This is a World War II US Navy Patrol Torpedo Boat PT Boat theater made patch.

This small variant patch has a very wide outer border and machine embroidered mosquito riding a torpedo in white floss on charcoal gray/black felt with white cheesecloth backing. It was probably made in Australia.

The condition is used.  This is a view of the back.

The patch measures 2-3/4 inches in diameter.

$124.99 Available
USPU-008
Early BLUE ANGELS Patch
This is a POST World War II US Navy Blue Angels Precision Aviation Team patch.

This patch dates to the very early years of the Blue Angles in jets, the early 1950s in swept-wing Grumman fighters.  The patch is sky blue and yellow as shown. There is an attached scroll unit identification banner at the bottom.

The condition is used, threads remain from when it was on a flight suit.  This is a view the back.

The patch measure approximately 4-1/4 by 5 inches.

$199.99 Available 
USPU-009
BLUE ANGELS Patch
This is a POST World War II US Navy Blue Angels Precision Aviation Team patch.

This patch dates to the later years of the Blue Angles in jets, the early 1960s in swept-wing Grumman fighters.  The patch is Navy blue and white  floss embroidered on goldenrod cloth as shown. The unit identification replaced the USN aviator wing and ring of the earlier designs.

The condition is unissued.  This is a view the back. It is Latex backed to retain its shape in wet environments.

The patch measure approximately 3-1/2 by 4 inches.

$34.99 Available
USPU-011
Submarine Dolphin Patch
This is a World War II US Navy submariner's dolphins patch.

The patch is black  floss embroidered on white cotton duck as shown.

The condition is issued and used.  This is a view the back.

The patch measure approximately 2-3/4 by 4-1/2 inches.

  SOLD

Leather Patches


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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
USSAF-02
USSAF Multi Piece 5 inch diameter Ferry Service A-2 Jacket Leather Patch
This is as shown & was removed from an A- 2 jacket.

The condition is near excellent 

Here is another view.
$249.99 Available
USSAF-01
USSAF Multi Piece 5 inch diameter Ferry Service A-2 Jacket Leather Patch
This is a 3.5 inch diameter patch  that has been removed from an A-2 jacket.

The condition is near excellent.

Here is another view.
$199.99 Available
USPL-0017 post World War Two USAF Eastern Air Defense Force Tactical Evaluation A-2 Leather Jacket Patch This is a 5 x 5.5 inch patch tat was removed from a jacket.

The condition is worn and still near excellent. 

Here is another view.
  SOLD
USPL-001
WWII CBI Ledo Road Multi-Piece Leather Theater Made Patch
This is a World War II CBI Ledo Road Multi-piece Theater Made Leather Patch

This patch has red, dark blue, sky blue, and green separately applied to white leather.

The condition is overall near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 2-3/4 by 3-1/4 inches.

$149.99 Available
USPL-002
WWII  Multi-Piece  CBI Leather Theater Made Patch
This is a WWII  Multi-Piece  CBI Leather Theater Made Patch

This patch has red, white, blue, and black eagle bomb and sight painted on brown leather.

The condition is overall near good, with significant wear from age.

Here is a view of the back.  It is backed in OD wool.

It measures 2-1/2 inches by 3 inches

$149.99 Available
USPL-003
WWII VB-41st Bomb Squadron Leather Theater Made Patch
This is a World War II US Navy 41st Patrol Bomb Squadron Theater Made Painted Leather Patch

This patch has a red background with an applied blue border, and applied black top hat with white highlights painted on brown leather.

The condition is overall near very good, with minor wear from age.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 5-1/4 inches.

$149.99 Available

US Army GHOST Division Patches


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Item Name
Description, Size, Condition Price Status
 USGP-011
WWII USA Ghost 9th Airborne Division Patch This is a World War Two OPERATION FORTITUDE Ghost 9th Airborne Division Patch

This patch has blue, yellow, and white floss.  It measures 2-1/2 inches in diameter.

The condition is overall near excellent. 

Here is a view of the back
$84.99 Available
USGP-001
WWII Ghost 9th Airborne Division Patch
This is a World War II OPERATION FORTITUDE Ghost 9th Airborne Division Patch

This patch has blue, yellow, and white  floss.

The condition is overall near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 2-1/2 inches in diameter.

$99.99 Available
USGP-002
WWII Ghost 19th Division Patch
This is a World War II OPERATION FORTITUDE Ghost 19th "Twilight" Division Patch

This patch has blue, yellow, and white  floss.

The condition is overall near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 3 inches in diameter.

  SOLD
USGP-003
WWII Ghost 21st Airborne Division Patch
This is a World War II OPERATION FORTITUDE Ghost 19th "Twilight" Division Patch

This patch has blue, yellow, and white  floss.

The condition is overall near excellent.

Here is a view of the back.

It measures 3 inches in diameter.

$99.99 Available