Badge, Flight Surgeon, United States Army Air Forces


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

The gold Flight Surgeon badge was authorized from February 11, 1943 until December 9, 1944.

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Physical Description

United States Army Air Forces miniature Flight Surgeon Badge; two piece badge, one piece stamped gold Observer wings with applied winged caduceus in center of badge; pin back; regulation size for wear on uniform shirt.

Credit Line

Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences, Inc.

Country of Origin

United States of America


  • Gold Alloy
  • Solder


3-D: 5.1 × 1 × 2cm (2 × 3/8 × 13/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum



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