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Badge, Pilot, Polish Air Force, James H. Doolittle

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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:

Presented by the Polish government to James H. Doolittle during World War II.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Rights

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

Credit Line

Donated by Lt. Gen. James H. Doolittle (USAF, Ret.)

Materials

  • Silver Alloy
  • Non-Magnetic Metal Alloy

Dimensions

3-D: 8.3 × 6.4 × 1.1cm (3 1/4 × 2 1/2 × 7/16 in.)

Country of Origin

Poland

Physical Description

Silver Polish Air Force Pilot badge presented to Jimmy Doolittle; single stamped piece eagle with upturned wings and wreath in talons; screw back attachment and hanging chain with hook.

Type

AWARDS-Insignia

Inventory Number

A19600084000