R.C.A.F. Operational Tour Wings

Item

Title

R.C.A.F. Operational Tour Wings

Description

R.C.A.F. Operational Wings pin representing one tour worn by Kenneth G House. The letter "O" with wings on either side in sterling silver, with 2 screw posts soldered to rear surface, with brass plate backing. Reverse reads "BIRKS" and "STERLING"

Identifier

008.046.058

Format

Sterling silver, brass

Provenance

To be worn on the centre panel of the left breast pocket of aircrew uniforms during the latter part of World War II. An exclusively Canadian award, designed by W.D. Dunbar. 30 Sorties = 1 Tour for Bomber Command ( including Pathfinders).

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