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Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.7430a
Date: 
1941-1945
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 8.3 x 6.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Shield-shaped rayon patch; bottom half divided into red/white stripes; top has white sun and star against blue background.
Gallery Label: 
This patch was worn by American soldiers serving in the China-India-Burma theatre during World War II.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Augustus Kupka
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group