Members of the 1st Combat Cargo Group fought in the China-Burma-India Theater in WWII. Their mission was to transport personnel and supplies and to evacuate casualties. The leather patch is made of several pieces of dyed leather stitched together to form the group’s emblem.
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Every artifact in the Air Mobility Command Museum, including this one, is part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. We are not able to loan artifacts in the museum's collection.