This object is on display in the World War II Aviation exhibition at the National Mall building.
This badge design was adopted by the U.S. Signal Corps on May 27, 1913 and worn by Henry "Hap" Arnold.
Donated by Mrs. T. Dewitt Milling
General Henry Harley "Hap" Arnold
Country of Origin: United States of America
Dimensions: 2-D - Unframed (H x W): 2.5 x 4.1cm (1 in. x 1 5/8 in.)
Materials: Overall - 14K Gold Signal Flags - Silver
Physical Description:United States Army Signal Corps gold Military Aviator's badge; American eagle with two crossed Signal Corp flags held in its talons chain linked to bar with embossed text "MILITARY AVIATOR".
Inventory number: A19640053001