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Shoulder patches

Object Number: 
INV.10332a-g
Date: 
1940-1950
Medium: 
Wool, rayon
Dimensions: 
largest: 2 1/2 x 2 1/2 x 1/8 in. ( 6.4 x 6.4 x 0.3 cm )
Description: 
Circular olive-drab felt patches; all with brown rayon symbols in center.
Gallery Label: 
These patches were worn by members of various U.S. Army units during or just after World War II. They were sewn to the left sleeve of the uniform jacket.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group