WW2 156th PARACHUTE BATT'LN QUALIFICATION WING
A rare parachute qualification wing on dark blue backing for the 156th Battalion (India), Parachute Regiment.
Very good condition used wing, with a tin plate backing panel and brooch pin fitting.
Some rust staining to obverse.
(This foreign national (Indian) Battalion served with distinction in India against the advancing Japanese Army and was ‘un - officially’ allowed to keep this distinct coloured qualification wing.)
This is a SOLD Item.
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