MSG Charles Lamb
Japanese made bullion United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia attributed to MSG Charles Lamb.

Notice how the bullion on the UNPIK letters, purple border and swords were painted, prior to being applied to the patch.
MSG Charles Lamb
Japanese made bullion United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia attributed to MSG Charles Lamb.

Notice how the bullion on the UNPIK letters, purple border and swords were painted, prior to being applied to the patch.
SFC William "Bill" Miller
Korean made bullion United Nations Partisan Infantry shoulder sleeve insignia named to SFC William "Bill" Miller. This patch was made in Inchon or Seoul Korea.

SFC Miller served with the 4th Airborne Ranger Infantry Company, 8240th AU - 1st Partisan Airborne Infantry Regiment and the 8097th AU during the Korean War.
1LT John Neofes
Korean made bullion United Nations Partisan Infantry shoulder sleeve insignia attributed to 1LT John Neofes.

Courtesy of Bob Chatt
LTC Glenn Muggelberg
LTC Glenn Muggelberg presenting a Good Conduct Medal to SFC Juras, 11 December 1953, Seoul Korea.

LTC Glenn Muggelberg is wearing a bullion UNPIK shoulder sleeve insignia on the left sleeve of his field jacket.



Courtesy of LTC Glenn Muggelberg collection, USAHEC.
UNPIK SSI
A well worn, uniform removed Korean made bullion United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
1st LT William Shaw
A well worn, uniform removed Japanese bullion United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia attributed to 1st LT William Shaw.

1st LT Shaw was assigned to the the 1st Partisan Airborne Infantry Regiment.
1LT Ben Malcom
Japanese hand embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry shoulder sleeve insignia attributed to 1LT Ben Malcom.

1 of 5 made in Japan while on R&R.

Courtesy of COL Ben Malcom.
1LT Ben Malcom
Japanese hand embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry shoulder sleeve insignia attributed to 1LT Ben Malcom.

1 of 5 made in Japan while on R&R.
CPT Edward Morris
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia named to CPT Edward Morris.

Courtesy of CPT Edward Morris collection, USAHEC
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered uniform removed United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia.

Courtesy of Bill Keller
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered uniform removed United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea non swallow tail shoulder sleeve insignia.
Joe Johnson
Photo of Joe Johnson holding his non swallow tail UNPIK shoulder sleeve insignia.

This photo was taken back in 1991 by historian and WWII 101st Airborne Division author Mark Bando.

Joe was a 1st Lieutenant and served as an advisor with the 2nd Partisan Infantry Regiment on Kanghwa-Do.

Joe is the son of the legendary Colonel Howard R. "jumpy" Johnson, WWII Commanding Officer 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment 101st Airborne Division.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered, non swallow tail United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea patch and a original photo of a large wooden sign depicting a non swallow tail UNPIK shoulder sleeve insignia which is adorning the wall of the enlisted mans barracks on Yongyu-do.
UNPIK SSI
Christmas Yongyu-do 1954.

Notice the large wooden sign on the mess hall wall depicting a non swallow tail UNPIK shoulder sleeve insignia.

Photo courtesy of CPL Ray Easter.
MSG Charles Lamb
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia attributed to MSG Charles Lamb.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia
SFC Allen Hedges
A uniform removed, Japanese machine embroidered UNPIK patch attributed to SFC Allen Hedges.

Hedges was one of the original 99 10th Special Forces Group soldiers that were assigned to the 8240th AU.

He was part of the 1st shipment, 27 February 1953, that consisted of 17 officers and 5 enlisted men and serve with the 6th PIR.
UNPIK SSI
A uniform removed, Japanese machine embroidered UNPIK patch.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered, uniform removed United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered, uniform removed United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia sewn to the left sleeve of a khaki shirt.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.

This is a variation, notice that the bottom of the suspension lines are filled in on this particular patch.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered, uniform removed United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia.

This is a variation, notice that the bottom of the suspension lines are filled in on this particular patch.
United Partisan Infantry Korea Shirt
There are plenty of wartime photos showing the UNPFK and UNPIK patches in wear. However there is an only a handful of original uniforms in collections that bear a UNPFK or UNPIK shoulder sleeve insignia.
UNPIK SSI
Japanese machine embroidered United Nations Partisan Infantry Korea shoulder sleeve insignia sewn to the right sleeve of a jacket.
UNPIK SSI Variant
An unfinished variant example of a Japanese made UNPIK SSI.

The patch is slightly smaller and narrower, the front cloud area is unfinished, and shows a white twill base cloth. The edge is a solid blue, the scroll is edged in black and there are no mountain peaks shown.
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