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Silver Wings, Pinks & Greens: Uniforms, Wings and Insignia of USAAF Airmen in World War II (Schiffer Military History)

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    Available in PDF - DJVU Format | Silver Wings, Pinks & Greens: Uniforms, Wings and Insignia of USAAF Airmen in World War II (Schiffer Military History).pdf | Language: ENGLISH
    John A. Maguire(Author)

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This new look at the uniforms and insignia of the USAAF during the World War II years covers a broad range of clothing, collar insignia, rank insignia, shoulder/sleeve insignia and squadron patches. Additionally, there is an in-depth examination of wing qualification badges. Actual items are presented in nearly 600 illustrations in full color, and also as they appeared in actual war-era photos. Actual uniform regulations and illustrations from the 1943 and 1944 Officers Guides are also provided. Silver Wings, Pinks & Greens will be a useful addition to the libraries of collectors, historians, modelers and veterns alike. Jon Maguire is also the author of American Flight Jackets, Airmen & Aircraft: A History of U.S. Flyers' Jackets from World War I to Desert Storm(with John Conway). Jon lives in Oklahoma City, Ok.
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  • PDF | 192 pages
  • John A. Maguire(Author)
  • Schiffer Publishing Ltd (US) (10 Sept. 2004)
  • English
  • 4
  • History

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  • By Alan Hutchins on 13 August 2013

    The book is an absolute authority on the subject of WW2 USAAF uniforms and insignia with a wealth of full colour photographs. This book is a must for military historians and WW2 re-enactors alike.

  • By douglas wood on 14 March 2014

    Is a host of information a must have for ww2 Usaaf all re-enactors will,love it.also look for More Silver Wings Pinks and Greens


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