The aerial gunner aviation badge is a winged bullet centered over the observer aviation badge. It was issued to aerial gunners during WWII who manned defensive machine guns on bomber aircraft.
This badge is pinned to a rectangle of blue fabric which identifies a combat crew member.
Question about this artifact? Email the Collections Manager, Hal Sellars.
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.