badge, formation, American, US Coast Guard Auxiliary badge
A khaki cotton twill disc with a 0.3cm khaki border within which, in dark blue embroidery, are two crossed anchors superimposed over which is a blue circle. Within the circle is a Coast Guard shield, 1.2cm high.
The badge has white cotton gauze backing material.
The exact use of this badge is unknown to the author, however, it looks to have been worn by US Coast Guard Auxiliaries on their khaki uniform.