Potential source of pre-pro glove patch?

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    Potential source of pre-pro glove patch?

    So I was watching a documentary abot the Vietnam war when I noticed this, and thought it looked a lot like one of the patches on the pre-pro 1 and 2 gloves. The colors are always a bit off on those pictures making it hard to color-match it, and it could of course be dyed - but it's very similar I think in both symbol and size.


    Look at His shoulder patch here:


    compared to the best picture i could find:



    i tried searching a bit to see if there was anything I had missed and maybe this was common knowledge but I found no such thing.

    This is the source of the documentary btw:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x9jpgLRuf3o
    Last edited by locitus; Mar 13, 2012 at 5:55 PM.

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    Re: Potential source of pre-pro glove patch?

    Earlier research by others (Jango_Wes) indicated the patches were relatively common, though colors seem to vary among manufacturers:

    7th Infantry Division [S763A]
    7th Infantry Division Saunders Military Insignia / Military insignia, patches, ribbons, medals, crests and more! Over 11,000 Items!

    Forces Command subdued [S915A]
    Forces Command subdued Saunders Military Insignia / Military insignia, patches, ribbons, medals, crests and more! Over 11,000 Items!

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    Re: Potential source of pre-pro glove patch?

    Ah, there we go. That's the info I didn't find while searching. Thanks!

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