A NICE ORIGINAL WEST GERMAN 261st AIRBORNE BATTALION (26th AIRBORNE BRIGADE) SHOULDER PATCH & POCKET HANGER. BOTH WEST GERMAN MADE. SEE Mr. PUGH'S GERMAN AIRBORNE INSIGNIA BOOK PAGE 59 ABSOLUTELY ORIGINAL MADE AND ISSUED PRIOR TO THE FALL OF THE WALL.If you collect military patches or military memorabilia please join the American Society of Military Insignia Collectors - Airborne, Recon, LRS, LRRP, Special Forces, SOCOM, Seals, Halo, Special Operations, ODA, SOTA, FOB FALLSCHIRMJAGERBATAILLON FschJgBtl FALLSCHIRMJAGER PARA PARATROOPER BRUSTENHANGER ABZEICHEN ARMELABZEICHEN LRRP AIRBORNE LRP By the way, what you see in the picture(s) is what you will receive if you win the bidding. Patches may have glue and scrap book paper on back. Note due to increased costs most patches below $20 may be shipped in a plain envelope. Patches (over $20), metal badges & DIâe(tm)s will be shipped in a padded envelope. Payment must be sent within 10 days or item will be re-listed. I will reduce shipping with multiple wining bids. If you want insurance please email me so I can add the cost to your invoice . Please note that once I mail the item, delivery is beyond my control, tracking number or not. T is no return on paper items such as books, magazines, etc. You must be 18 yrs of age to bid on knives. All knives shipped with signature confirmation and no insurance. Adding insurance is at the option of the buyer. Any ? Please email me at anytime. Please see my other stuff, you will be glad you did. Good Luck bidding and Thank you.