Shoulder patches

Object Number: 
INV.7468fg
Date: 
1940-1965
Medium: 
Rayon, wool
Dimensions: 
largest: 3 3/8 x 2 3/4 x 1/8 in. ( 8.6 x 7 x 0.3 cm )
Marks: 
sewn: "A"
Description: 
Rectangular brown felt patches embroidered with black rayon "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