Badge, Flight Surgeon, United States Navy


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:

This style of Naval flight surgeon badge was authorized in 1941and used until August 11, 1952.

Collection Item Long Description:

Inventory Number


Physical Description

United States Naval Flight Surgeon Badge; one piece stamped sterling gold wings with relief of an oak leaf in center of badge with silver acorn attached; pin back fastener.

Credit Line

Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences, Inc.

Country of Origin

United States of America


  • Gold Alloy or Gold Coating
  • Silver Alloy
  • Solder
  • Paper
  • Adhesive
  • Ink


3-D (Overall): 2.9 × 7 × 1cm (1 1/8 × 2 3/4 × 3/8 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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