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Patch Manufacturers INDEX - GEMSCO, H-H, ACE NOVELTY, SWISS TEX, etc.

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Salvage Sailor

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 - "It's a Swiss Tex" USN, USCG, USNS, NOAA Patch Manufacturers




GEMSCO INC, New York, NY - "It's a Gemsco" USN & USCG Patch Manufacturers


VP 5 MAD FOXES Gemsco 001.jpg


ACE NOVELTY, Tokyo, Japan - "It's an Ace Novelty" USN & USCG Patch Manufacturers


VA 176 Ace Novelty Set 001.jpg


HILBORN-HAMBURGER, Passaic, NJ - "It's a Hilborn Hamburger" USN & USCG Patch Manufacturers


WAGB 4 USCGC GLACIER Hilborn Hamburger 001.jpg


BETA ROYAL, New York, NY - "It's a Beta Royal" USN & USCG Patch Manufacturers


AE 8 USS MAUNA LOA Beta Royal 001.jpg


WOLF-BROWN, INC. Los Angeles, CA - "It's a Wolf Brown" USN, USCG, NASA Patch Manufacturers


BB 62 NEW JERSEY 002.jpg


SILVIO POLIDORO, Naples, Italy - "It's a Silvio Polidoro" USN Patch Manufacturers


CV 67 USS JOHN F KENNEDY Suez Canal February 1982 002.jpg


MATSUO TRADING CO. Yokohama, Japan - "It's a Matsuo Trading Company" USN Patch Manufacturers


CV 16 CVT 16 USS LEXINGTON Matsuo Trading 001.jpg


DIAMOND PATCH CO.  Yokohama, Japan - "Japanese patch maker DIAMOND PATCH CO"


Signal Gang Diamond Patch 001.jpg



....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


SEMBLER United States Navy 001.jpg





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