ITEM# 01092011-3
Description  Chinese WWII AF Cap Insignia
Price $ 22.00

Handsome reproduction of the insignia worn on Nationalist Chinese Air Force officersí caps during WWII, and therefore by the American Volunteer Group (AVGóthe Flying Tigers). This piece is hand-embroidered gold and silver bullion on a black woolen background, with medium blue silk backing the sun device. The craftsmanship is superb. See Pistoleís A Pictorial History of the Flying Tigers for multiple images of this insignia in place on USAAF crushers, as well as USMC and USN officersí visor caps. See one of our other listings for the appropriate Nationalist chinstrap buttons to complete your cap.