WW2 Polish Cigarette Case of the 2nd Polish CorpsJune 20, 2019
WW2 Polish Air Force Eagle Cap BadgeJune 20, 2019
WW2 Polish Air Force Eagle Cap Badge
United Kingdom 1940-47, 47.5mm x 38.5mm, White Metal
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World War Two period Polish Air Force side cap eagle badge for Other Ranks and Non-Commissioned Officers. Made in the United Kingdom for the Polish Air Force in Exile. Made from white metal. Polish eagle cap badge depicting an eagle with spread wings sitting on an amazon shield. The head is topped with a closed crown, surrounded by a pair of Polish Hussars Wings to the sides .Fitted to the cap by a pair of lugs with pin on the reverse. Die stamped. A very fine original cap badge.
This version of the eagle is mentioned in the book by Tomasz Zawistowski. “Polskie Orły na Czapki 1939-45” on page 116, illustration 233.