Need Help: Badge ID?

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  1. Njaco

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    Again, my pre-wife's best friend is still trying to search info on items from her relatives service in WWII. This is the latest and what she wrote to me.....

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    Possibly a rank badge? In the RAF, a wreath with a crown inside it denoted a Warrant Officer and, in the British Army, a Sergeant Major.
     
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    #3 GrauGeist, Jan 14, 2012
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    Chris, if that's a U.S. army uniform, the wreath denotes a "Distinguished Unit" during the Italian Campaign and the wearer is a member of that particular Distinguished Unit.

    That distinction may have also been used in other theaters as well
     
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    Well done Dave.
     
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    Good work Dave.
     
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