ARTIFACT: This is a Japanese-made Korean War patch for the United States Navy VC-3 Carrier Air Group 9 night fighters aboard the USS Philippines Sea. The patch shows an attacking wolf leaping off a carrier deck with blood dripping from his eyes. The patch reads KOREA 52-53 TEAM MIKE.
CONSTRUCTION/MATERIALS: Fully embroidered patch with multi-colored cotton threads. ITEM NOTES: This is from a United States Navy patch collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. CONDITION: 8- (Very FineExcellent): Patch has retained its brilliant coloring and has only one small, hard-to-see spot of discoloration.
GUARANTEE: As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original. The item "1952-1953 Japanese-Made Korean War US Navy VC-3 CAG-9 Patch" is in sale since Tuesday, November 05, 2013. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Korea (1950-53)\Original Period Items".
The seller is "flyingtigerantiques" and is located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped worldwide.