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    Is this an American rank badge?

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    JEDEM DAS SEINE

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    US AIR FORCE Master Sgt

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    US AIR FORCE Master Sgt
    Thanks,is it WW2 era? Do I have it displayed correctly or is it upside down?
    JEDEM DAS SEINE

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    Yes you have diplayed correctly and n it is not WW2 the USAF did not come about till 1947 till then it was The US Army Air Corps

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    SS ring man is correct.

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    It is for an E5 or Staff Sgt

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    I don't recall off hand (been several yrs) but is the Air force the same in ratings as the Army?

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    Until late 1947 it was known as the USAAC - US Army Air Corps.
    When it then became a separate branch, the USAF - US Air Force.

    This kind of insignia did not see widespread useage until sometime in the 50's,
    however, this would be considered a fairly common and "modern" patch.....

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