42nd Infantry Division Rainbow Division, USA

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42ND INFANTRY DIVISION RAINBOW DIVISION, USA

Arms of 42nd Infantry Division Rainbow Division, USA

(Shoulder Sleeve Insignia)
Arms of 42nd Infantry Division Rainbow Division, USA

(Distinctive Unit Insignia)

Official blazon

Origin/meaning

The Division has been active 1917-1919, 1943-1945 and from 1947. Today it consists of Units from 14 different States including Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Literature: Wikipedia