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Theres a ww2 vet living in San Francisco who has described a patch very similar to this to me in the past. He keeps saying he has one in his possession, but I have yet to see it. He said it was for signal corps pigeon service attached to the air corps. He does not use a computer and is currently under a shelter in place order in San Francisco. I will try to show it to him. In the future. I would think very rare. I have never seen one. Best ABN

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Bill you hit a real treasure. WW2 and as Bob said extremely rare. Think that Robert Wilson has one on a blanket that i wanted to get, but at time not for sale. Impressed that Bob had two; believe some article in TP on this patch and believe station in western states.

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Congratulations. Apparently that's a rare bird :) Hey, someone had to say it.

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Specific areas of collecting and buying interest:

WWI/WWII 40th (Sunshine) Division, Camp Kearny, Camp Harry Jones, WWI/WWII 158th Infantry, USS Oklahoma, USS Swordfish (SS-193), Pearl Harbor Survivors Association, Mexican Border (1916),

Norman Air Technical Training Center (NATTC) Norman, OK, Tinker Field or AFB, Submariner Items, Knives, Bayonets, Sweetheart Jewelry, other unique

or odd items with interesting stories.

 

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