Military estate WW2 US visor cap acid test hat metal pin Army Officer badge USAF. A rare very scarce Airborne Paratrooper a nd Beach invasion Flag Armband. This type of armband was typically used by U. Paratroopers for example in North Africa (1942), on the D-Day invasion in Normandy (June 1944) and during Operation Market Garden (September 1944). This band was worn for the landing in southern France (September 1944)The armband was fixed to the uniform with a safety pin.Yes, the original safety pin is still attached. I never grade my items as mint, even though may be. If for any reason you require additional photos, please do not hesitate to ask. View My Other Items For Sale. The item "Military estate US combat D-Day invasion flag armband WW2 Army badge medal patch" is in sale since Thursday, November 29, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Patches". The seller is "william_kramer" and is located in Naperville, Illinois. This item can be shipped worldwide.