Skipper Hagan's Collection Page 7

515) CVN-72 'In Abe' (Des) 515) CVN-72 'In Abe' (Des)
Price: $14.99

Size: 4.4" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING ELEVEN (CVW-11) for their 1990 WESTPAC cruise. It says "IN ABE WE TRUST" (top) and "THE ADVENTURE CONTINUES" (bottom) with the aircraft from the squadrons in the airwing behind the 16th POTUS. Made to represent a US PENNY. No velcro.

516) CVN-72 2002 WESTPAC 'CELLBLOCK' Cruise 516) CVN-72 2002 WESTPAC 'CELLBLOCK' Cruise
Price: $11.99

Size: 5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their 2002 WESTPAC cruise. It says "CELL BLOCK 72" (top) and "CAN'T DO SHIT WITHOUT A CHIT" (bottom) with 'ABE' behind the prison bars. It shows all the squadron logos along the border. No velcro.

517) CVN-72 2002-03 'OIF' Cruise 517) CVN-72 2002-03 'OIF' Cruise
Price: $11.99

Size: 4.5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their 2002-03 'WESTPAC' cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It says "THE COST OF FREEDOM" (bottom) with the carrier steaming towards you. No velcro.

518) CVN-72 2002 WESTPAC 'SRT' Cruise (Subd) 518) CVN-72 2002 WESTPAC 'SRT' Cruise (Subd)
Price: $9.99

Size: 4" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72)'s 'WEAPONS DEPT' and says "SPECIAL RESPONSE TEAM" along the bottom. No velcro.

519) CVN-72 1998 'SWEATPAC' Cruise 519) CVN-72 1998 'SWEATPAC' Cruise
Price: $14.99

Size: 4" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their 1998 WESTPAC cruise in support of ongoing operations in the Middle East. It says "SWEATPAC 98" (top) and "HELL IS 20 COOLER" (bottom). No velcro.

520) CVN-72 2002 WESTPAC Cruise (Badge) 520) CVN-72 2002 WESTPAC Cruise (Badge)
Price: $12.99

Size: 5" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their 2002 WESTPAC cruise in support of ongoing operations in the Middle East. It says "ANTI-TERRORIST DIVISION" (top) and lists all the squadron designators along the bottom. No velcro.

521) CVN-72 2002 WESTPAC Cruise (Hitchcock) 521) CVN-72 2002 WESTPAC Cruise (Hitchcock)
Price: $12.99

Size: 3" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their 2002-03 WESTPAC cruise in support of ongoing operations in the Middle East. It says "IT'S NOT OVER TIL THE FAT MAN SAYS SO" (top) and "SUCK IT UP, GET OVER IT, DEAL WITH IT" (bottom) and has the famous profile of 'Lord Alfred Hitchcock'. No velcro.

523) CVN-72 2003 'OIF' Cruise (Square) 523) CVN-72 2003 'OIF' Cruise (Square)
Price: $11.99

Size: 5" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their 2003 WESTPAC cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It says "NAVY 1 159367" (middle) with all the squadron logos along the top. It also has 'BLUE WOLF' mascot leaning on the country of Iraq. No velcro.

524) CVN-72 2003 'OIF' Cruise (S&A) 524) CVN-72 2003 'OIF' Cruise (S&A)
Price: $12.99

Size: 5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is the RED/MAROON version of one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their (11-month) 2003 WESTPAC cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It says "SHOCK AND AWE" (bottom) with all the squadron designators along the inside border. It shows American and British Flags either side of the Iraqi flag with the bullseye on it. No velcro.

525) CVN-72 2000 'RIMPAC' Cruise (Square) 525) CVN-72 2000 'RIMPAC' Cruise (Square)
Price: $12.99

Size: 4.5" Width

ORIGINAL: This is the one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their 2000 'RIMPAC' cruise in support of ongoing operations throughout the world. It says "RIMPAC 2000" (bottom) with the flags of the countries visited arched over the sun. No velcro.

526) CVN-72 2002-03 'INFO SYS' Cruise Patch 526) CVN-72 2002-03 'INFO SYS' Cruise Patch
Price: $9.99

Size: 4" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is the one of the deployment patches created for the USS Abraham Lincoln (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) for their 2002-03 WESTPAC' cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It says "GET OVER IT" (top). No velcro.

528) VAQ-135/CVN-72 1995 'WESTPAC' Patch 528) VAQ-135/CVN-72 1995 'WESTPAC' Patch
Price: $19.99

Size: 6" Height

ORIGINAL: This is the VAQ-135 'BLACK RAVENS' / USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) / AIRWING ELEVEN (CVW-11) patch created for their 1995 WESTPAC deployment. It shows the Black Raven launching vertically (like a Prowler can do that!) with the 'Devil Head' (lower left) and a Martini glass (lower right) with the saying "DEVIL BEHIND ME" (left) and "GOIN BALLISTIC" (right). This is one of two (other below) from a SET. No velcro.

529) CVN-72/CVW-11 1995 'BARSTOOL' Patch 529) CVN-72/CVW-1 1995 'BARSTOOL' Patch
Price: $19.99

Size: 5.5" Height

ORIGINAL: This is the USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) and AIRWING ELEVEN (CVW-11) patch created for their 1995 WESTPAC deployment. It shows the 'F' (from the FOSTERS LAGER can) and says "TOURING THE WORLD FROM A BARSTOOL" and lists all the different port calls. This is the second of two from a "set" (other above). No velcro.

530) CVN-72/CVW-11 1991 'EYE' Patch 530) CVN-72/CVW-11 1991 'EYE' Patch
Price: $19.99

Size: 5.4" Width

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches from the USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) and AIRWING ELEVEN (CVW-11) created for their support of ongoing operations in the Middle East. This one says "KEEPING AN EYE ON IRAQ" (top) and shows the carrier in the 'pupil' of the eye. No velcro.

531) CVN-72/CVW-14 1998 'OSW' Patch 531) CVN-72/CVW-14 1998 'OSW' Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 6" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches from the USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) created for their 1998 support of Operation SOUTHERN WATCH. It shows all the squadron mascots from the airwing surrounding the carrier which is sitting in the Persian Golf. No velcro.

532) CVN-72 'OEF' Patch 532) CVN-72 'OEF' Patch
Price: $11.99

Size: 4.5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches from the USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) created for their support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It shows the Eaglehead, the American Flag, and the twin towers. No velcro.

533) CVN-72/CVW-14 1998 '$5' Patch 533) CVN-72/CVW-14 1998 '$5' Patch
Price: $11.99

Size: 6.1" Width

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches from the USS ABRAHAM LINCOLN (CVN-72) and AIRWING FOURTEEN (CVW-14) created for their 1998 support of ongoing operations in the Middle East. It says "SHALL NOT PERISH" (bottom). No velcro.

534) CVN-72 Ship Patch (Worn) 534) CVN-72 Ship Patch (Worn)
Price: $11.99

Size: 4.25" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is the dark brown version of the ship patch created for CVN-72 and was on Skipper's flight jacket. It is WORN and has sew holes around the edge. That jacket was worn in combat. No velcro.

535) CVN-73/CVW-7 1992 'MAIDEN' Cruise 535) CVN-73/CVW-7 1992 'MAIDEN' Cruise)
Price: $19.99

Size: 6.1" Width

ORIGINAL: This is THE cruise patch created for USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) and AIRWING SEVEN (CVW-7) for their 1992 initial/maiden/shakedown cruise. It shows the carrier and aircraft (top), Washington's bust (middle), and says "SHAKEDOWN CRUISE 1992" (bottom). Don't see these very often, as the "usual amount" were not made. No velcro.

536) CVN-73/CVW-17 2000 'MED' Cruise 536) CVN-73/CVW-17 2000 'MED' Cruise
Price: $14.99

Size: 4.5 Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) and AIRWING SEVENTEEN (CVW-17) for their 2000 MED/Persian Gulf cruise in support of Operations DELIBERATE FORCE, JOINT GUARDIAN, and SOUTHERN WATCH. It shows the squadron logos along the bottom with an American Flag in the background and an Eage holding the Airwing Logo. It also says JTG 00-2 (bottom). No velcro.

537) CVN-73 OEF Cruise 537) CVN-73 OEF Cruise
Price: $12.99

Size: 4.9" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) for their support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It shows Washington's 'BUST' on a 'sea and clouds' of the American Flag. No velcro.

538) CVN-74/CVW-9 'SHOGUN' OEF Cruise Patch 538) CVN-74/CVW-9 'SHOGUN' OEF Cruise Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 4.5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) and AIRWING NINE (CVW-9) for their support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It shows the crossed sabers (famous image from ODS), the American Flag, the US Pentagon and Twin Towers, and says "VENGEANCE IS OURS". The squadron designators are listed along the edge, with "FDNY" and "NYPD" in black along the top. No velcro.

539) CVN-73/CVW-7 1996 'MED' Cruise Patch 539) CVN-73/CVW-7 1996 'MED' Cruise Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 4.5" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) and AIRWING SEVEN (CVW-7) for their 1996 'MEDITERRANEAN' cruise in support of ongoing operations in the Middle East. It says "DEFENDING DEMOCRACY" (bottom) and shows the Eagle and American Flag in the background. No velcro.

540) CVN-73/CVW-7 2004 'MED' Cruise Patch 540) CVN-73/CVW-7 2004 'MED' Cruise Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 5" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) and AIRWING SEVEN (CVW-7) for their 2004 'MEDITERRANEAN' cruise in support of Operations IRAQI FREEDOM and ENDURING FREEDOM. It is in the shape of the (outstanding) Jack Daniel's label with all the squadron names around the edge. Lots of other info on this patch. Several were created in this style from other boats as well. No velcro.

541) CVN-73/CVW-7 2004 'OIF' Cruise Patch 541) CVN-73/CVW-7 2004 'OIF' Cruise Patch
Price: $12.99

Size: 4.5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) and AIRWING SEVEN (CVW-7) for their 2004 'MEDITERRANEAN' cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It has the American Flag background, the Eaglehead, and all the aircraft airborne over the boat. No velcro.

542) CVN-73/CVW-7 2004 'GULF' Cruise Patch 542) CVN-73/CVW-7 2004 'GULF' Cruise Patch
Price: $12.99

Size: 5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) and AIRWING SEVEN (CVW-7) for their 2004 '(MED is crossed out) GULF' cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It has 'CLIFFORD, THE BIG RED DOG' shown in a 'Dixie Cup' with a sheep getting bombed by a MK-82. No velcro.

543) CVN-73/CVW-17 2000 'SURVIVOR' Cruise Patch 543) CVN-73/CVW-17 2000 'SURVIVOR' Cruise Patch
Price: $12.99

Size: 5.1" Width

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS GEORGE WASHINGTON (CVN-73) and AIRWING SEVENTEEN (CVW-17) for their 2000 'MED CRUISE' and says "OUTBORE - OUTCANCEL - OUTSPOOL" (edges) and "SURVIVOR" (middle). Must have been a shitty cruise......No velcro.

544) CVN-74/CVW-9 2001-02 'OEF' Cruise Patch 544) CVN-74/CVW-9 2001-02 'OEF' Cruise Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 4.9" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) and AIRWING NINE (CVW-9) for their 2001-2002 'WESTPAC CRUISE' in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It is in the shape of the PENTAGON and shows the Twin Towers with a flag background. No velcro.

545) CVN-74/CVW-9 2001-02 'OEF' Cruise Patch 545) CVN-74/CVW-9 2001-02 'OEF' Cruise Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 4.5" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) and AIRWING NINE (CVW-9) for their 2001-2002 'WESTPAC CRUISE' in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It says "COMBAT CRUISE" along the bottom and shows the American Eagle over the Pentagon and Twin Towers. No velcro.

546) CVN-74/CVW-9 2001-02 'OEF' Cruise Patch 546) CVN-74/CVW-9 2001-02 'OEF' Cruise Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) and AIRWING NINE (CVW-9) for their 2001-2002 'WESTPAC CRUISE' in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It says "THEY WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN" (middle) and shows the American Flag with aircraft over the Twin Towers. No velcro.

547) CVN-74/CVW-14 2004 'WESTPAC' Cruise Patch 547) CVN-74/CVW-9 2004 'WESTPAC' Cruise Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 4" Width

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) and AIRWING NINE (CVW-9) for their 2004 'WESTPAC CRUISE' in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It is in the shape of the famous KNIGHTS TEMPLAR and MALTESE CROSS. No velcro.

548) CVN-74/CVW-14 2004 'RIMPAC' Cruise Patch 548) CVN-74/CVW-14 2004 'RIMPAC' Cruise Patch
Price: $12.99

Size: 4.5" Width

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) and AIRWING NINE (CVW-9) for their 2004 'RIMPAC CRUISE' in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It has a female surfer (left) and the boat (right) with the flags of the countries visited (bottom). No velcro.

550) CVN-74/CVW-14 2004 'WESTPAC' Cruise Patch 550) CVN-74/CVW-14 2004 'WESTPAC' Cruise Patch
Price: $11.99

Size: 4" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) and AIRWING NINE (CVW-9) for their 2004 'WESTPAC' Cruise in support of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It says "INTELLIGENCE" (right) with a "female Russian Agent" holding a pistol. No velcro.

551) CVN-74 'SHIP' Patch 551) CVN-74 'SHIP' Patch
Price: $9.99

Size: 4.5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the 'SHIP' patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) showing the American Flag in background. I was his paperboy, so I love this (and all) patch named after him. No velcro.

552) CVN-74/CVW-3 'OIF' Patch 552) CVN-74/CVW-3 'OIF' Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 5.1" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS JOHN C. STENNIS (CVN-74) and AIRWING THREE (CVW-3) for their MEDITERRANEAN Cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. LOTS of information on this patch! No velcro.

553) CVN-75/CVW-3 'OIF' Patch 553) CVN-75/CVW-3 'OIF' Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 5" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN-75) and AIRWING THREE (CVW-3) for their 2003 MEDITERRANEAN Cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It shows the carrier over the red '75' over the country of Iraq, all resting on the American Flag! No velcro.

554) CVN-75/CVW-3 2002-03 'OIF' Patch 554) CVN-75/CVW-3 2002-03 'OIF' Patch
Price: $14.99

Size: 5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN-75) and AIRWING THREE (CVW-3) for their 2002-2003 'WINTER MED' Cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It shows an eagle holding an American Flag banner with a bullseye on Iraq. Good looking patch! No velcro.

555) CVN-75 'Ship' Back-Patch (Large) 555) CVN-75 'Ship' Back-Patch (Large)
Price: $14.99

Size: 5.7" Width

ORIGINAL: This is large version of the ship Back-Patch created for USS HARRY S. TRUMAN (CVN-75). It says "THE BUCK STOPS HERE" (bottom) and has that "cheesecloth" with thin plastic backing, so it seems to be one of the early versions of their backpatch. No velcro.

557) CVN-77 'SHIP' Back-Patch (Large) 557) CVN-77 'SHIP' Back-Patch (Large)
Price: $14.99

Size: 5.5" Width

ORIGINAL: This is large version of the ship Back-Patch created for USS GEORGE H. W. BUSH (CVN-77). It says "STRENGTH IN THE PURSUIT OF PEACE" (top). No velcro.

559) CVW-5 'RECTUM NON BUSTUS' Patch (White) 559) CVW-5 'RECTUM NON BUSTUS' Patch (White)
Price: $12.99

Size: 4.2" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created by CVW-5 that the LSO's would wear. It says "RECTUM NON BUSTUS" (top) and "AIRWING FIVE LSO" (bottom) with the FRESNEL LENSE in the middle. No velcro.

560) CVW-5 DET-B 'OEF' Cruise Patch 560) CVW-5 DET-B 'OEF' Cruise Patch
Price: $9.99

Size: 4.2" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created by CVW-5 DET-B. That means, the AIRWING sent a few personnel to Diego Garcia as a "Detachment" (B). It says "NO TRAP NO BOMBING" (left) and "DIEGO GARCIA" (right). It also says OPERATION ENDURING FREEDOM (top), so I imagine they had to send some folks to the "beach" to get re-current, then bring them out to the boat to get requal'ed. No velcro.

561) CVW-5/CV-41 'TOP TEN' Patch 561) CVW-5/CV-41 'TOP TEN' Patch
Price: $19.99

Size: 6.2" Diagonally

ORIGINAL: This is one of the 'old' TOP TEN patches created by CVW-5 for their time aboard the USS MIDWAY (CV-41). This patch was given out at FOC'SLE FOLLIES to the pilots who had the TOP TEN landing grades for that "period". It was stitched onto a jacket and feels old, but that could be from wear. No velcro.

562) CVW-8 Patch 562) CVW-8 Patch
Price: $9.99

Size: 4.1" Height

ORIGINAL: This is CARRIER AIRWING EIGHT (CVW-8) standard patch. No velcro.

563) CVW-17 2004 OIF 'HELL' Cruise Patch 563) CVW-17 2004 OIF 'HELL' Cruise Patch
Price: $11.99

Size: 4" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for CARRIER AIRWING SEVENTEEN (CVW-17) for their 2004 FALL/SUMMER cruise in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It lists all the squadrons along the edge. No velcro.

564) Carrier Patch (Blue Rect) 564) Carrier Patch (Blue Rect)
Price: $19.99

Size: 5.8" Width

ORIGINAL: Unsure as to what this patch is for/from, but it has a really "OLD" feel and look about it. Very simple patch with the Carrier (generic) underway launching an aircraft (unsure which, but not a current aircraft). I have no idea to the age of it, but it has a thin plastic backing (circa early 1980's). I've never seen this patch before, so I'm stumped. Could be a gem, could be a dud. No velcro.

565) POW/AM Flag Patch 565) POW/AM Flag Patch
Price: $6.99

Size: 3.6" Height

This is a generic patch showing the American Flag, some "State" flag, and the POW Flag. It says "BRING THEM HOME" (top). No velcro.

566) OP DESERT THUNDER Patch 566) OP DESERT THUNDER Patch
Price: $12.99

Size: 3.5" Diameter

Operation DESERT THUNDER was a response to threats by Iraq's president Saddam Hussein to shoot down U-2 spy planes, and violate the no-fly zone set up over his country. The operation was designed to bring stability to the region by bringing in a military presence during the negotiations between Iraq and the UN over weapons of mass destruction. The name Operation Desert Thunder has been applied to the build-up of forces in the Persian Gulf region during 1998. No velcro.

567) SEVENTH FLEET 2001 'DIEGO/OEF' Patch 567) SEVENTH FLEET 2001 'DIEGO/OEF' Patch
Price: $9.99

Size: 3.5" Diameter

I think this is a patch created by "SEVENTH FLEET" (USN) for their participation in 2001 in Operation ENDURING FREEDOM out of Diego, Masirah, and Bahrain. No velcro.

568) Yankee Air Pirate Patch 568) Yankee Air Pirate Patch
Price: $9.99

Size: 4" Diameter

This is the famous "Yankee Air Pirate" patch created many, many years ago. This one is a 1980's (in my estimation) version that says "I.C.G.O.B" (unsure that acronym) with a "12" in a Blue Star at the bottom. No velcro.

569) OEF Patch (White) 569) OEF Patch (White)
Price: $9.99

Size: 5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the versions of the "Operation ENDURING FREEDOM" patches created right after operations began in Afghanistan/Pakistan. This one is a large, white version that says "REMEMBER 9-11-2001 ALWAYS" and shows the Eagle coming in to attack something. No velcro.

570) USN Training: Shagged Me 570) USN Training: Shagged Me
Price: $9.99

Size: 4" Height

ORIGINAL: This is one of the CQ Class Patches created by one of the USN Pilot Training units that says "THE HOOKERS WHO SHAGGED ME" and shows the 'Austin Powers' with a hook in hand, pulling down the pants of a "Lady of the Evening". No velcro.

571) USN Training: Ready Room Centurion 571) USN Training: Ready Room Centurion
Price: $9.99

Size: 4" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the CQ Class Patches created by one of the USN Pilot Training units that says "STANDY CENTURION" (top) and "READY ROOM 100+ HOURS" (bottom). The pilot is reading the "FTI" manual (upside down). This patch represents all the time you are "standing by waiting to "step" to the jet". No velcro.

572) USN Training: REMEMBER THE APPLE 572) USN Training: REMEMBER THE APPLE
Price: $9.99

Size: 4.5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the CQ Class Patches created by one of the USN Pilot Training units that says "BE THE BALL REMEMBER THE APPLE" (top) and "HOOKERS FROM KINGSVILLE" (bottom). It shows Uncle Sam standing in NYC holding a tailhook. THIS ONE DOES have velcro.

573) HCS-5 DET-1 'ALI AL SALEM' (Des) 573) HCS-5 DET-1 'ALI AL SALEM' (Des)
Price: $9.99

Size: 4.5" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for HSC-5 DET-1 while they were deployed to ALI AL SALEM, KCI. This was for their support of OIF PHASE III and shows the British, American, and one other flag with a bullseye on Baghdad, IRAQ. No velcro.

574) OEF 'WILL NOT TIRE' (Round) 574) OEF 'WILL NOT TIRE' (Round)
Price: $9.99

Size: 4" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the deployment patches created for a Battle Group's (unknown which) support for Operation ENDURING FREEDOM. It says "WE WILL NOT TIRE" and shows the aircraft (from the carrier airwing), the battleship, and the submarine. No velcro.

576) 'OIF' (Red) 576) 'OIF' (Red)
Price: $8.99

Size: 4.2" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is the red version of one of the support patches created for the US Navy for their participation in Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. It shows two Hornets launching from the flight deck, with a missile being launched, as well as a submarine from the STRIKE GROUP, all over the country of Iraq. No velcro.

577) Sigonella 2001 CAC-9 KFOR/SFOR (Blue) 577) Sigonella 2001 CAC-9 KFOR/SFOR (Blue)
Price: $8.99

Size: 3.9" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is a patch created by the US Navy "FIXED WING PATROL" (VP) community (CAC-9) for one of their deployments to NAS Sigonella in 2001. It says "ITS LIKE...UNBEATABLE" (top) and "KFOR/SFOR" (bottom). It shows a "SPADE STRAIGHT FLUSH" in the background with a scantily-clad lady (maybe "of the evening") riding a "bomb" (like in Dr. STRANGELOVE movie) and it says "BULLWINKLE #DWMMFT" on the bomb (chalk-talk). No velcro.

578) CAC-5 'HUNTING TERRORISTS' (Toons) 578) CAC-5 'HUNTING TERRORISTS' (Toons)
Price: $8.99

Size: 4.2" Wide

ORIGINAL: This is a patch created by the US Navy "FIXED WING PATROL" (VP) community (CAC-5) for one of their deployments in support of the "GLOBAL WAR ON TERROR". It shows the WARNER BROTHERS cartoon characters and says "SHHH...BE VERY QUIET" (top). No velcro.

579) CAC-8 'BACK TO SAUDI' Patch 579) CAC-8 'BACK TO SAUDI' Patch
Price: $8.99

Size: 4" Height

ORIGINAL: This is a patch created by the US Navy "FIXED WING PATROL" (VP) community (CAC-8) for one of their deployments to the Middle East. It says "GOING BACK TO SAUDI" (top) and "MAN...I DON'T THINK SO" (bottom) with the famous image of the crossed-swords. No velcro.

582) 1990 Crew 14 Dark Force 6 Handmade Patch 582) 1990 Crew 14 Dark Force 6 Handmade Patch
Price: $39.99

Size: 5.4" Height

ORIGINAL: This is a HAND-MADE version of the 1990 'SAND' DETACHMENT of 'CREW 14 DARK FORCE 6' to a variety of locales throughout the IO/Middle East. It lists: CUBI POINT, DIEGO GARCIA, MASIRAH, BAHRAIN, PATTAYA BEACH, GUAM, ADAK, and MISAWA. It shows the sun and palm tree in the desert background, and not sure what that "image" is in the sky. Very cool handmade patch with a "felt-type" backing. No velcro.

583) Operation PROVIDE PROMISE Patch 583) Operation PROVIDE PROMISE Patch
Price: $9.99

Size: 4.75" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the US Navy's deployment patches created for Operations PROVIDE PROMISE, DENY FLIGHT, and SHARP GUARD. It shows the Carrier Battle/Strike Group in the Med/Adriatic and the flags of the supporting countries along the edge. No velcro.

583) Operation PROVIDE PROMISE Patch 583) Operation PROVIDE PROMISE Patch
Price: $9.99

Size: 4.75" Diameter

ORIGINAL: This is one of the US Navy's deployment patches created for Operations PROVIDE PROMISE, DENY FLIGHT, and SHARP GUARD. It shows the Carrier Battle/Strike Group in the Med/Adriatic and the flags of the supporting countries along the edge. No velcro.

     
Hagan Collection Pg 1 Hagan Collection Pg 2 Hagan Collection Pg 3
     
Hagan Collection Pg 4 Hagan Collection Pg 5 Hagan Collection Pg 6
     
Hagan Collection Pg 7 Hagan Collection Pg 8 Hagan Collection Pg 9

 

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