Badge, Aerial Gunner, United States Army Air Forces

Badge, Aerial Gunner, United States Army Air Forces

     

The Aerial Gunner badge was authorized on April 29, 1943. The design of the wing shell in the center of the badge was copied from the Aerial Gunner Award established in 1926.

Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences, Inc.

Physical Description:
United States Army Air Force Aerial Gunner's Badge; two piece stamped silver wings with applied winged bullet in center of badge; pin back; regulation size for wear on uniform coat or tunic.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
AWARDS-Insignia

Materials
Overall: Silver
Dimensions
3-D: 7.8 x 1.3 x 2.6cm (3 1/16 x 1/2 x 1 in.)

The Aerial Gunner badge was authorized on April 29, 1943. The design of the wing shell in the center of the badge was copied from the Aerial Gunner Award established in 1926.

Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences, Inc.

Physical Description:
United States Army Air Force Aerial Gunner's Badge; two piece stamped silver wings with applied winged bullet in center of badge; pin back; regulation size for wear on uniform coat or tunic.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
AWARDS-Insignia

Materials
Overall: Silver
Dimensions
3-D: 7.8 x 1.3 x 2.6cm (3 1/16 x 1/2 x 1 in.)

ID: A19711274000