Badge, Observer, Civil Air Patrol (CAP)


Display Status:

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

Inventory Number


Physical Description

United States Civil Air Patrol (CAP) Observer's badge; one piece stamped silver half Wing with CAP insignia, blue enameled disc with silver border and triangle with red enamel three blade propeller in center; pIn back.

Credit Line

Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences, Inc.

Country of Origin

United States of America


  • Sterling Silver
  • Enamel Paint


  • 3-D: 4.1 × 0.6 × 2.5cm (1 5/8 × 1/4 × 1 in.)
  • Storage: 2.5 × 4.1 × 0.6cm (1 × 1 5/8 × 1/4 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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