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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.
National Air and Space Museum Collection
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Boeing Aviation Hangar
United States Army Air Service post 1921 Military Aeronaut's badge; one piece stamped wings with balloon depicted in center of badge; 2 post screw back fasteners.
Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart
N. S. Meyer Insignia Co.
United States of America
3-D: 8.2 x 1.3 x 2.6cm (3 1/4 x 1/2 x 1 in.)
National Air and Space Museum
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