Insignia, 6th Pursuit Squadron, United States Army Air Corps

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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:

This series of United States Army Air Corps and United States Navy insignia was sponsored by the Works Progress Administration (WPA) Art Program. Paul Garber directed the painting of these insignia. They were originally on display in the aeronautical section of the Smithsonian "Tin Shed".

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

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

Sponsor

Works Progress Administration

Credit Line

Sponsored by the Works Progress Administration

Materials

Overall: Enamel on Masonite Board

Dimensions

2-D - Unframed (H x W): 61 x 61cm (24 x 24 in.)

Country of Origin

United States of America

Physical Description

United States Army Air Corps (USAAC); 6th Pursuit Squadron insignia; blue masonite board with yellow circle' in its middle is a skull and rotating propeller blades around it.

Type

AWARDS-Insignia

Inventory Number

A19360057002

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