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Catalog Number 00904
Object Name Insignia
Description Insignia, US WWII, WAAC Eagle, officers cap insignia. Brass colored eagle with partially extended wings. 1.75" x 2.375". Attached by single screw pin back.

Issued to an officer in the Woman's Army Auxiliary Corps (WAAC), probably at Fort Des Moines WAAC Trainign Facility, Des Moines.

Presented April 3, 1946 by the Fort Des Moines Army Post, training ground for the Women's Army Auxiliary Corps (later the WAC), formed in 1942 and disbanded as a separate force in 1978
Source Fort Des Moines Army Post
Received Date 04/03/1946
Collection WW II