1949 ROYAL AIR FORCE BERLIN AIRLIFT WUNSTORF AIR BASE GERMANY UNUSUAL GLASS SIGN / PLAQUE
1949 Royal Air Force Berlin Airlift Control Commission Germany Glass HQ Sign/Plaque.
Reverse glass painted sign depicting a Douglas C-47 Skytrain aircraft; insignia for the RAF, Royal Army Service Corps, and CCG; and coat of arms for the city of Berlin.
From RAF headquarters at Wunstorf Air Base, Berlin. The airfield was opened in 1936 for the German Luftwaffe, and during WWII was captured by the British Army on 7 April 1945.
7 3/8 inches in height, 6 inches wide. Very good condition, no chips or cracks, paint chipped/flaking in places. A rare and authentic piece of Berlin Airlift history.