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Shoulder patch

Object Number: 
INV.7430d
Date: 
1941-1945
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 2 x 1/8 in. ( 7.6 x 5.1 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Shield-shaped rayon patch; in center is orange head of American Indian against blue background; patch edged with orange.
Gallery Label: 
This patch was worn by members of the 98th U.S. Army Division 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