Badge, Telegraphist / Air Gunner First Class, Royal Navy


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

Royal Navy Chief Petty Officer Telegraphist / Air Gunner's insignia; red embroidered wings with anchor depicted in center on black felt; separate Tudor (King's) crown embroidered in red surmounts badge.

Credit Line

Donated by the Institute of Aeronautical Sciences Inc.

Country of Origin

United Kingdom


  • Wool
  • Natural Fabric
  • Embroidery Thread
  • Adhesive


  • 3-D (Crown): 5.4 × 4.9 × 0.3cm (2 1/8 × 1 15/16 × 1/8 in.)
  • 3-D (Wings): 6.7 × 6.5 × 0.3cm (2 5/8 × 2 9/16 × 1/8 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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