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#1 Salvage Sailor

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Posted 14 February 2020 - 01:03 PM

Aloha Everyone,


These are the direct links on the USMF to known Naval patch manufacturers of the 20th century with examples posted for identification by collectors and members of our forum.


SWISS-TEX, The Leonard Company, Philadelphia, PA - USN, USCG, USNS, NOAA Patch Manufacturers "It's a Swiss Tex"  http://www.usmilitar...ts-a-swiss-tex/


GEMSCO INC, New York, NY - USN & USCG Patch Manufacturers "It's a Gemsco"  http://www.usmilitar...s-its-a-gemsco/


ACE NOVELTY, Tokyo, Japan - USN & USCG Patch Manufacturers "It's an Ace Novelty"  http://www.usmilitar...an-ace-novelty/


HILBORN-HAMBURGER, Passaic, NJ - USN & USCG Patch Manufacturers "It's a Hilborn Hamburger"  http://www.usmilitar...born-hamburger/


BETA ROYAL, New York, NY - USN & USCG Patch Manufacturers "It's a Beta Royal"  http://www.usmilitar...s-a-beta-royal/


WOLF-BROWN, INC. Los Angeles, CA - USN, USCG, NASA Patch Manufacturers "It's a Wolf Brown"  http://www.usmilitar...s-a-wolf-brown/


SILVIO POLIDORO, Naples, Italy - USN Patch Manufacturers "It's a Silvio Polidoro"  http://www.usmilitar...ilvio-polidoro/


MATSUO TRADING CO. Yokohama, Japan - USN Patch Manufacturers - "It's a Matsuo Trading Company"  http://www.usmilitar...rading-company/



....and a bouns manufacturers link to Chenille patches of the 1930's & 1940's made by Sembler-Gemsco for Athletic and Sportswear by the Armed Forces and civilians


SEMBLER GEMSCO - Sembler Chenille patches made by Gemsco - Reference Topic http://www.usmilitar...eference-topic/

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  • AAA SWISS TEX 002.jpg
  • Ace Novelty 1961 001.jpg

Edited by Salvage Sailor, 15 February 2020 - 11:37 AM.

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