Title, South African Air Force
  • Title, South African Air Force
  • Title, South African Air Force

Title, South African Air Force

€20.00

Genuine WWII South African Air Force brass shoulder title, to be worn by enlisted men and NCOs on shoulder straps. Initials SAAF and SALM correspond to the bilingual denomination -- South African Air Force in English and Suid-Afrikaanse Lugmag in Afrikaans, the two main official languages of the Dominion.

Most of the SAAF Squadrons saw action in East Africa (1940-1941), North Africa (1941-1943) and during the Sicilian and Italian campaigns (1941-1943). Some South Africans also flew within the RAF in Europe, such as 'Sailor' Malan, the famous ace credited with 27 aircraft destroyed.

One lug is missing.

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