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Shoulder patches

Object Number: 
INV.7468a-e
Date: 
1940-1965
Medium: 
Rayon
Dimensions: 
largest: 2 7/8 x 2 1/8 x 1/8 in. ( 7.3 x 5.4 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
sewn: "A"
Description: 
Rectangular rayon patches embroidered with black "A."
Gallery Label: 
These patches were worn by members of the U.S. 1st Army.
Credit Line: 
Bequest of Henry O. Havemeyer, 1966
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group