US Army Insignia 1941-1945 Vol. 1

Pierre Besnard

Towards the end of the Great War, the United States Army started to distinguish its units with cloth shoulder insignia. From 1941, due to the terrific expansion of its numbers, these multi-coloured shoulder patches became more numerous and contributed to the spirit of the new units.
Publication date:
July 2013
Publisher :
Histoire et Collections
Language:
English
Series :
Militaria Guides
Illustration :
Highly illustrated
Format Available     Quantity Price
Paperback
ISBN : 9782352503002
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£17.49
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Overview
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• A fully illustrated guide to the insignia worn by U.S. army units in Europe, Asia and the Pacific.

Towards the end of the Great War, the United States Army started to distinguish its units with cloth shoulder insignia. From 1941, due to the terrific expansion of its numbers, these multi-coloured shoulder patches became more numerous and contributed to the spirit of the new units. This guide illustrates in full colour the insignia worn by Army units, in Europe, Asia and the Pacific, together with a brief history and the main variations.