Canadian Parachute Corps – cap badge
Scarce original WW2 Canadian Parachute Corps cap badge. Good used condition with original guild. Its original brass pin comes with the badge. This example is guaranteed authentic! These rare badges are often faked. These cap badges were worn by members of the 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion during WW2. Hard to find cap badge.
The 1st Canadian Parachute Battalion was an airborne infantry battalion of the Canadian Army formed in July 1942 It served in Northwest Europe, landing in Normandy during Operation Tonga, in conjunction with the D-Day landings of 6 June 1944 and in the airborne assault crossing of the River Rhine, Operation Varsity, in March 1945. After the end of hostilities in Europe, the battalion was returned to Canada where it was disbanded on 30 September 1945.
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