BB& B 977th Coast Artillery DUI

BB& B made insignia for the 977th CAC, a California AAA unit in WWII.

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This great looking badge was made by Bailey Banks & Biddle, and marked “BB& B / BRONZE” on the reverse. The 977th was designated as an anti-aircraft regiment in 1928, after a reorganization, and originally named the 624th CA regiment formed a few months earlier in September of that year. A California based unit.

The distinctive insignia is two piece construction with the applied silver Griffin. The silver griffin on the red and black colored shield is emblematic of this anti-aircraft units at night as well as by day.

A gorgeous insignia – pin back.

An interwar period made insignia.  Scarce.

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Weight .5 lbs