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Been searching for one of these for a while...and came up on two of them. One is used, the other never worn.

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

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Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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I have about 30 mirror patch photos that I have collected from the years that are not in the grouping that the ASMIC pub had a while ago. I am a fan of these...let me know if you would be willing to sell or trade yours.


-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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Not sure what these are. Could be decorative home front. Both are black backed threads.

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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Just gotta say- this is the best thread of the year for me. I love learning about new stuff.


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Not sure what these are. Could be decorative home front. Both are black backed threads.

 

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I don't think these are representing an actual organization of any type. I think they are more of a fashion item, something that might be on a little boy's blazer. But that is just an educated guess.


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I picked up a few Ordnance Works patches on eBay this weekend for under $10 each! Both are damaged, but that is fine by me.

 

Plum Brook Ordnance Works

 

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http://www.epa.state.oh.us/portals/30/FFS/docs/fuds/Plumbrook_Ordnance_Works.pdf

 


-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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I am searching for info into this one

 

Staten Island Service League (Volunteer)

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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Here is a Victory patch for something unknown. The "V" actually looks like rifles. Not sure what it stands for, but I like anything with a "V" for home front.

 

HD = home defense?

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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Finally found one super cheap. What would this have been worn on?

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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Here is a Navy Seabee patch from the U.S. Naval Advanced Base Depot Davisville, Rhode Island--Civil Police. Does not glow.

 

I think this dates around February 1942-1943...did it then become Training Center?

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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These are all remarkable symbols of the collective American patriotic mindset so long ago. These could be a separate pictorial history book themselves. Thanks all for sharing these awesome patches!


WANTED: I collect materials of any age related to the US Army Quartermaster Corps and from the long-defunct Commissary / Subsistence Corps. Anything goes and it doesn't have to be identified to a vet. If it's weird or unusual, please PM me! ASMIC #5650

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A fun home front training patch, Disney created, for Jacksonville, FL Naval Air Station. Must be a school novelty patch. Has the duck coming out of a hatched egg...sort of like a graduation patch.

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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Threat #136 is actually the Hawaii Defense Volunteers One of many local militias formed during World War II to aid regular-duty troops, the HDV were a well-organized group of Chinese and Filipino citizen-soldiers.


-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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I was fortunate to find a small collection of patches. Still sorting through them all.

 

Keep Em' Alive patch

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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Junior Commando

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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Keep Em' Shooting

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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SPAT Guard.

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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100% Award. I am thinking something to do with the Army Navy Efficiency award.

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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US Marines Recruiting.

 

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-Steve

OEF 11-12 veteran

WWW.WW2PATCHQUILT.COM

ASMIC #5169

Buying WW2 Home Front patches (mirror patches, anything with a V or Victory, war manufacturing patches, air depots, sub depots, training school squadrons, etc...)


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