Rare solid gold WWII US Navy Submariner's Combat Patrol Badge with three others (3/50)
Lot 98
A rare solid gold WWII US Navy Submariner's Combat Patrol Badge and others
circa 1944 Various, 8
Sold for US$ 1,625 inc. premium
Auction Details
Group of WWII US Navy Submariner's Qualification & Combat Patrol Badges
Lot Details
A rare solid gold WWII US Navy Submariner's Combat Patrol Badge and others
circa 1944
a 1-in. sterling silver U.S. Navy Submariner's Combat Patrol Badge with 3 Gold Stars, signed "H & H" on reverse; a 2-1/8 in. solid gold Combat Patrol Badge with 3 Sterling Silver Stars, engraved on reverse: To Virginia from George; a 1-1/2 in. double-dolphin Sub Qualification Badge, gilt over silver, signed "Vanguard/Sterling" on reverse; the second group includes: a rare 1-in. sterling silver U.S. Navy Submariner's Combat Patrol Badge with 3 gold stars, signed "H & H" on reverse; a 1-3/8 in. double dolphin Submariners Qualification Badge (collar size) in sterling silver, signed "Balfour Sterling" on reverse; a 2-1/4 in. sterling silver U.S. Navy Submariner's Combat Patrol Badge with 3 Sterling Silver Stars, signed "AMICO Sterling"; a 2-7/8 in. double-dolphin Submariner's Qualification Badge, gilt silver, signed "Meyer's Shield" and "STERLING + "1/20 – 10K"; a 2-7/8 in. double-dolphin Submariner's Qualification Badge, gilt over silver or Brass, signed "Meyer" on reverse.
Various, (8)

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    The War Museum
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