Insignia, 6th Composite Group, United States Army Air Corps

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This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.

Insignia, 6th Composite Group, United States Army Air Corps

Inventory Number

A19710339000

Physical Description

United States Army Air Corps 6th Composite Group Distinctive Insignia; left profile Pirate head and shoulders depicted; chest tattooed with skull and cross bones; lower two blade propeller with Air Corps Star insignia on hub; gold letter text "PARATI DEFENDERE" on propeller blades.

Credit Line

Donated by Miss Katherine M. Smart

Country of Origin

United States of America

Materials

Enameled Brass

Dimensions

3-D: 3.8 x 1.3 x 3cm (1 1/2 x 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Type

AWARDS-Insignia

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